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The Heat Check: Friday

12/06/2013, 11:45pm CST
By Michael Wojtychiw

Basketball news and notes from Friday you may have missed.

St. Viator's Roosevelt Smart scores on a fast break Friday at Wheaton Academy. | Mary Beth Nolan/For Sun-Times Media

Mike Curta hits milestone

Eisenhower coach Mike Curta picked up his 300th win Friday after his Cardinals defeated Bremen 102-85.

Roosevelt Smart

The junior guard scored 30 points in St. Viator's 75-50 win over Wheaton Academy. Smart made 11 of the 16 shots he took.


Stagg made 10 consecutive shots in the second quarter of its 80-64 win over Homewood-Flossmoor. 

Richards' firsts

Richards is 5-0 for the first time since 2009. Until the Bulldogs' 80-72 win over Hillcrest Friday, that season was also the last time they had defeated Hillcrest.


Nazareth went on a 20-0 run over a 3:58 span of the third quarter, as it turned a 27-20 deficit to a 40-27 lead.

King double-doubles

King had two players hit a double-double in its 76-34 win over ACE Tech. Xavier Robinson had 20 points and 10 rebounds and Jesse Young had 14 points and 12 rebounds.

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