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|Chicago Brooks Wins 3rd Place in Boys' 3A Tourney
|PEORIA, Ill. (AP) -- Mike Powell scored 20 points to lead Chicago Brooks to a 66-52 win over North Chicago in the Class 3A third-place game of the IHSA Boys Basketball State Finals.
The Eagles (29-3) were outrebounded by the Warhawks and didn't shoot the ball well, but they took advantage of 19 turnovers by North Chicago and made their free throws. Brooks scored 19 points off the Warhawks miscues and hit 13-of-16 free throws.
George Marshall had 19 points for the Eagles and Justin Rabb added 11.
Junior guard Aaron Simpson had 20 points and Maurice Gordon added 10 for the Warhawks (17-15). Daryle Pearson had seven points and 16 rebounds.
Keith and Kevin Gray had eight and seven points, respectively, for the Eagles. Keith Gray added 11 rebounds and four assists.
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