Marcus LoVett scored 20 of his team-high 26 points in the second half to power Chicago Morgan Park past Chicago Bogan 77-73 in a key Red-South match-up.
Bogan led 47-43 at halftime ahead of LoVett scoring 13 points in the third quarter to fuel a Morgan Park run that tied the game at 58-58 at the end of three quarters. Bogan cut a 70-60 deficit down to 75-73 but could not come up with a basket to tie the game.
Junior guards Jarrin Randle and Charlie Moore backed up LoVett with 20 points and 19 points respectively.
Luwane Pipkins (UMass) scored a game-high 28 points to lead Bogan. He was backed up by 20 points from Antonio Thomas.
Morgan Park improved to 4-2 including a 2-1 mark in the Red-South. Bogan falls to 7-1 including a 2-1 record in the Red-South.