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Local Sports Round Up 12/22/10
Area Scoreboard

Boys Basketball
Galesburg 59 Sterling 43
Abingdon 41 ROWVA 30
Monmouth-Roseville 63 Peoria Heights 43
Williamsfield 65 Midland 49
Farmington 52 Peoria Christian 51
BPCA 54 West Prairie 16
Stark County 56 Rockridge 42
West Central 39 Princeville 37
Prophetstown 59 Galva 56
Lewistown 77 Rushville 48
Rockridge at Knoxville PPD

Girls Basketball
Galesburg 83 Washington 43
Sophs lost 42-37

Galesburg split double dual beat Midwest Central, lost to Metamora

College Hoops
The Connecticut women's basketball team now owns the longest winning streak in NCAA hoops history following another lopsided outcome for the Huskies. The Huskies blasted Florida State 93-62 for their 89th consecutive win.

This year's Illinois-Missouri clash has a little something extra, the nation's first matchup of the season with a pair of 10-win schools. The game is at a neutral site in St. Louis tonight.

Missouri (10-1) is ranked ninth, the lone setback coming in overtime against Georgetown. Illinois (10-2) tumbled nine spots to No. 21 after getting upset by Illinois-Chicago on Saturday.

Coach Bruce Weber said players showed up early for practice Sunday and stayed late, working to distance themselves from the loss while prepping for Missouri's all-court pressure tactics.
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