Men's Basketball

Spartans (13-5) foiled by Bolingbrook
in nonconference shootout

M basketballJAN. 14- Marian Catholic's starting guard tandem combined for 54 points on Tuesday, but visiting Bolingbrook used a late comeback to get the best of a nonconference shootout, 92-87.

Ahron Ulis poured in 29 points for the Spartans (13-5), while Joe Green clicked for 25 markers. Elijah Jones collected 18 points and Yemi Elutilo 15, as only four Spartans scored. With an opportunity to send the contest into overtime, Marian committed a turnover in the contest's final eight seconds.

The Raiders (13-4) gained a 31-22 scoring margin in the final stanza.

Sophs: The young Spartans dropped a 67-46 decision to Bolingbrook.

Frosh: Marian fell in a test with the Raiders, 51-49.

  

 

 
Rankings: Southtown #4Sun-Times #17; City-Suburban Hoops #8
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OT
Final
BOLINGBROOK 22 17 22 31  
-92
at MARIAN CATHOLIC 25 20 20 22  
-87
 

JAN. 14- BOLINGBROOK 92, MARIAN CATHOLIC 87
  
BOLINGBROOK- Stafford (3)-2-9, Burford (15)-7-38, Younger 1-1-3, Evans (9)-1-22, Thomas 1-2-4, Myles Cooper 2-0-4, Mekhi Cooper 1-0-2, Anthony 0-0-0, Nelson (4)-1-10. Totals: 36-14-92.
    MARIAN- Green (10)-4-25, Ulis (12)-4-29, Elutilo (5)-3-15, Jeremiah Jones 0-0-0, Elijah Jones 8-2-18, Davis 0-0-0, Bracey 0-0-0. Totals: 35-13-87 .
   Field goals: Bolingbrook 36, Marian 36. Free throws: Bolingbrook 14 of 17, .824; Marian 13 of 15, .867. Three-point goals: Bolingbrook 6 (Evans 3, Stafford, Burford, Nelson); Marian 4 (Elutilo 2, Green, Ulis). Fouls: Bolingbrook 12, Marian 14.

 

CONGRATS! Alum Tyler Ulis (Kentucky) named SEC Player of the Year. On June 23, 2016, Ulis was the 34th pick in the NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns.

 

Spartan alum and Chicago Bull Tyler Ulis '14 offers a kids camp at Marian on Aug. 12.

 

 


2018 IHSA Class 3A Third Place
 
 
   
2018-19 Honors

All-ESCC
Joe Green (Jr.), Guard
Ahron Ulis (Jr.), Guard
Chris White (Sr.), Forward

IBCA All-State
Ahron Ulis (Jr.), 2nd Team
Chris White (Sr.), Special Mention

City-Suburban Hoops All-State
Ahron Ulis (Jr.), 2nd Team
Daily Southtown All-Area
Ahron Ulis (Jr.), 1st Team
Joe Green (Jr.), Honorable Mention
Chris White (Sr.), Honorable Mention