The Alton Redbirds meet the Quincy Blue Devils Friday night in the Class 4A Alton Regional championship game.  The tipoff time - 7 pm here on the Big-Z (94.3 FM, 1570 AM, streaming on Big-Z app, and at altondailynews.com). 

 

Alton (14-10)

Quincy (21-5)

 

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The Redbirds edged Chatham-Glenwood, 46-45 on Wednesday night in regional semifinals at Alton High School.  Maurice Edwards hit the game-winning shot at the buzzer for Alton.  The Chatham-Glenwood Titans end the year at 18-and-11. 

 

Quincy blew by Granite City Tuesday night in the regional semi's, 64-35. 

 

* Alton Redbirds boys head basketball coach Eric says they will have to play better than they did Wednesday night against the Titans:

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The Alton-Quincy regional title winner will advance to the Class 4A Collinsville Sectional semi-finals and play Tuesday night against either Edwardsville or Belleville East.