Morgan Park Wins Proviso West Tournament

Morgan Park Wins Proviso West Tournament

The Morgan Park Mustangs took home the Proviso West Holiday Tournament championship trophy for the first time on Monday night.

Morgan Park capped off 2012 by defeating the defending champion Proviso East Pirates 82-57 to grab the championship title at Proviso West.

It was the first time the tournament featured a 32 team field.

The Mustangs dominated in the third quarter, outscoring the Pirates by a 27-12 margin.

Future DePaul Blue Demon Billy Garrett, Jr. finished with 18 points, six steals, and five assists.

Class of 2014 forward Josh Cunningham led the Mustangs with 24 points and 16 rebounds.

The Pirates were led by senior Paris Lee with 19 points and 18 points from Sterling Brown.

The Mustangs are now 13-1 with their only loss coming out of state at Nevada Bishop Gorman.

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