A roundup of the region's major developments for Monday, Feb. 21.
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Warriors almost overcome 10-point first half vs. Vikings.
If you told Deerfield coach Bret Just his team would surrender only 23 points in the first half to Niles North, he would’ve taken it in a heartbeat . Unfortunately, the Warriors could counter with only 10 points of their own in the first half and never could quite get over the hump in a 52-45 loss on the road to CSL North foe Niles North. “I was satisfied we had given up 23 points in the first half against an explosive offensive team,” Just said. “I think our offense hurt us more in the first half than our defense.” The Vikings jumped out quickly by forcing turnovers and getting the ball inside to Abdel Nader. The University of New Mexico recruit had six points in the first quarter and Niles North led 13-4 only five minutes in to the game…