Eagles win tourney opener
The second-seeded Mercer County Golden Eagles opened the Lincoln Trail Conference boys tournament with a 53-42 win over Princeville. The Eagles defeated the Princes by the same margin Jan. 15 in Aledo.
MC is now 12-8 on the season and plays West Central at 6 p.m. in the ROWVA High School gym.
Quinton King led Mercer County with 16 points Thursday, while Spencer Wood added 14.
First-seeded Annawan also opened with a win, 60-27 over Ridgewood.