May 10, 2013
GALESBURG—Mason City Illini Central High School’s Jordan Bradshaw and Jared Entwistle have signed to play next season for the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team.
Bradshaw, a 6-foot forward, averaged 12.2 points and 5.3 rebounds as a senior and was named to the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Class 1A/2A all-state fourth team.
Entwistle, a 5-11 guard, averaged team-highs of 14.9 points, 6.3 assists and 3.1 steals as a senior. He was named to the Associated Press Class 1A all-state first team, the IBCA Class 1A/2A all-state first team and was the Peoria Journal Star small-school player of the year.
Both played for the Cougars team that finished 28-5 and won the Class 1A state title. They also helped Illini Central to a third-place finish in the 2012 Class 1A state tournament.
Sandburg finished the 2012-2013 season with a 19-12 overall record, reaching as high as 14th in the NJCAA Division II rankings during the regular season.
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