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Indiana All-Star boys sweep Kentucky again

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana boys All-Stars ran its winning streak to 13 straight against Kentucky with a 111-99 win Saturday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

It is the sixth straight year Indiana has swept Kentucky in the annual two-game series.

Marion’s James Blackmon Jr. scored 23 points to go along with his 41 points Friday to give the former Bishop Luers star 64 for the two-game series. It is the third-most scored in the history of the series.

The two-game record is 76 by George McGinnis in 1969. Oscar Robertson had 75 in 1956.

Blackmon was named co-MVP of the game, along with Park Tudor’s Trevon Bluiett, who had 32 points and six rebounds.

Lake Central’s Tyler Wideman added 15 points and 18 rebounds.

Concordia’s D.J. McCall had 10 points and three assists as Indiana won for the 20th time in the last 21 games against Kentucky, which last won 95-78 in 2008.

The Indiana boys beat Kentucky 104-94 on Friday.

High School Sports Editor Greg Jones on prep sports.