CSL Boys Hoops News

Niles North named Glenn Olson its new boys basketball head coach, replacing Bill Pistorius. Olson spent the last two season at Maine East, where he directed the Demons to 37 wins and a regional title in the past two seasons.

East is expected to be good again despite losing three starters off this past season’s 19-9 club. Players with eligibility left include starters Nuse Khan and Abdul Nader. Charles McKinney and Al Nagode also contributed.

Check out Niles and Park Ridge papers online later today for more and next week’s print editions.

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Philadelphia’s Tyrese Maxey jumped into the national spotlight this season, becoming an All-Star, leading the 76ers to the playoffs and edging out White for the league award.
Funeral services for Huesca will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Rita of Cascia Catholic Church at 7740 S. Western Ave. in Chicago, according to the Fraternal Order of Police.
Castaways Beach Club, formerly Castaways Bar & Grill, closed for renovations last summer. A refresh features an updated menu and renovations costing more than $3 million.
The Cubs also put lefty Drew Smyly on the IL, DFA’d Garrett Cooper and recalled Hayden Wesneski, Matt Mervis and Luke Little.