Michael O’Brien’s Super 25 high school basketball rankings for March 8, 2020

Morton jumps in after knocking off York in the regional final.

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Morton’s Elliso Gonzalez (1) shoots the ball against Proviso East.

Morton’s Elliso Gonzalez (1) shoots the ball against Proviso East.

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New additions to the Super 25

Morton (23-7): Tony Martinucci’s fun group is back in the rankings. The Mustangs knocked off York in the regional final. Jesus Perez is a rock-solid point guard and when Kendell Nichols is on they are extremely tough to handle.

Dropping out

Bolingbrook (27-6): The shocking upset of the regional round. The Raiders went down to East Aurora.

With record and last week’s ranking

1. Curie (28-2) 1
Ramean Hinton is uncommitted

2. Bloom (28-5) 2
Showdown vs Marian Tuesday

3. Thornton (31-1) 3
Will be tested by H-F

4. Simeon (24-8) 4
Faces Young Wednesday

5. Notre Dame (28-5) 5
So good and still young

6. Morgan Park (21-9) 6
Dominated Tinley Park

7. Bogan (27-3) 7
Survived at St. Laurence

8. Young (20-9) 8
Simeon is up next

9. Evanston (28-4) 9
Squeaked past New Trier

10. Joliet West (28-4) 10
Major favorites at Lockport

11. Stevenson (27-4) 11
Beat Highland Park

12. Homewood-Flossmoor (25-4) 13
Chad Readey playing well

13. Loyola (29-4) 14
Controlled Maine South

14. Glenbrook South (29-4) 15
Another Evanston showdown

15. Hillcrest (23-8) 16
Should challenge Morgan Park

16. Marian Catholic (24-8) 17
Underdogs vs. Bloom

17. Kankakee (26-4) 18
Oak Forest up next

18. Mundelein (29-4) 19
Favorites vs. Prospect

19. Oak Forest (28-3) 20
Robbie Avila stuffs the stat sheet

20. DePaul Prep (26-5) 21
Dominated Farragut

21. Orr (21-7) 22
2A title game may be Tuesday

22. Cary-Grove (30-3) 23
Face Huntley again

23. Hinsdale South (30-3) 24
Took care of Kenwood

24. Morton (23-7) NR
Upset York

25. Indian Creek (35-0) 25
Aurora Christian up next

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