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|Glenbard East Takes 3rd in Class 4A Hoops
|PEORIA, Ill. (AP) -- Glenbard East had three players in double figures and its defense forced 18 turnovers in a 57-50 win against Normal Community in Saturday's Class 4A third-place game of the IHSA Boys Basketball State Finals at Carver Arena.
The Rams' Johnny Hill and Dante Bailey both scored 16 and Zach Miller, despite going one for 10 from the field, scored 10. Miller added six assists and Hill chipped in nine rebounds for Glenbard East (28-4).
Trailing by eight at the end of three quarters, Normal took the lead at 43-42 midway through the fourth but three consecutive steals resulted in points for Glenbard East and the Rams never trailed again.
Parker Musselman, the Ironmen's 6-foot, 8-inch center, scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds. Anthony Goodar added 14 points for Normal (27-8).
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