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Gillespie and North Central College wins CCIW championship

Staff Writer
Geneseo Republic

Geneseo’s Kevin Gillespie and his North Central College teammates claimed North?Central’s first outright College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin Championship since 1990 with a 91-58 win over Millikin University Feb. 18. Gillespie, North?Central’s lone senior, posted 17 points on Senior Day as he drained five shots from beyond the arc and a field goal. He also contributed four rebounds, six assists and one steal. North Central (18-7 overall and 12-2 in the CCIW) will begin play in the CCIW Tournament at 7 p.m. Feb. 24.