Alton's Kevin Caldwell, Jr. hit the game-winning three-pointer with 4-seconds to go at Belleville East last night (Tuesday) giving the Redbirds a 66-63 win over the Lancers.  Caldwell finished the game with 24 points.  Darrell Smith added 22 for Alton.  

Javon Pickett had a game-high 30 points for the Lancers in a losing cause.  Belleville East led by 18 points in the 3rd quarter - only to see the Redbirds use a 38-17 run to win the game. 


Alton (5-2), 3-1, SWC

B. East (5-3), 1-3, SWC




Other boys basketball - Tuesday:

Collinsville def. Granite City, 64-41

Belleville West def. O'Fallon, 60-55


Civic Memorial def. Father McGivney, 82-31 (C.M. Eagles: 7-3)

Southwestern def. Brussels, 64-38 (SW: 7-3)

Centralia def. Highland, 53-36 (Centralia: 6-2; Highland: 1-7)

Triad def. Wesclin, 64-52 (Triad: 7-2)

Nokomis def. Litchfield, 67-38

Pawnee def. Carlinville, 59-56 (Pawnee: 51; Carlinville: 0-7)

Columbia def. Carlyle, 59-53

Vandalia def. Hillsboro, 74-71