Terrance Hargrove, Jr. scored 19 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead East St. Louis to a 57-48 win over Peoria Manual in a class 3A state basketball semifinal Friday at Carver Arena.
East St. Louis advances to play Chicago Bogan in saturday’s 1 p.m. state title game. Bogan beat DePaul College Prep, 51-31, in the other semifinal.
Manual, led by Rolando Brown’s 24 points, will play DePaul Prep for third place at 11 a.m.
Former Manual star Adam Miller, now a junior at Chicago Morgan Park, wsas named Gatorade player of the year in Illinois.