Mercer County 70
West Central 69
Mercer County held a 37-33 lead at the half and 52-50 after three quarters to beat the Heat in a Lincoln Trail Conference game.
Tyson Nylin’s 19 points led Mercer County, which improved to 10-8 for the season.
Colin Rothzen scored 23 for West Central, which fell to 7-11.
At Galva, the Wildcats overcame a slow start and a 25-21 halftime deficit to claim a Lincoln Trail Conference win. Ridgewood led just 6-5 after a quarter and 40-39 after three periods but Reece Hoxwerth scored 12 of his game-high 22 points in the fourth quarter to lift Galva.
David Jeffries and Dexter Ingles each scored 16 points for the Wildcats
Elisha McCreary scored 18 for Ridgewood.
Stark County 45
Tanner King scored 18 and Jake Berchtold had 11 points in helping Stark to its fourth consecutive win.
Peoria Heights 64
Darien Williams scored 21 and had 13 rebounds and visiting Heights (12-5, 4-1) overcame an early 14-6 deficit to win in the Prairieland.
West Prairie 53