Call that raising the Barr.
Junior Michael Barr scored 23 points and senior Cullen Barr added 20, as Carmel Catholic’s boys basketball team knocked off host Nazareth 79-75 in East Suburban Catholic Conference play Friday night.
It was the second straight win for Carmel (10-12, 3-4), which led 19-12 after one quarter, 41-25 at halftime and 62-43 after three.
Nickai Poyser chipped in 19 points for the Corsairs, and Jack George had 10.
North Chicago 73, Wauconda 66: The host Bulldogs had upset on their minds in the North Suburban Prairie Division game.
Wauconda (12-12, 5-6) was within a point with a minute to go.
Kodey Thomas scored a career-high 30 points, sinking six 3-pointers, for Wauconda. Austin Swenson added 21 points and 5 rebounds for the Bulldogs, and Devon King grabbed 8 rebounds.
North Chicago’s Kurt Hall led all scorers with 32 points.
Zion-Benton 56, Warren 55: Milik Yarbrough’s free throw rallied the host Zee-Bees to the North Suburban Lake Division win.
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