Buchanan 2nd-team all-state: United Township senior Tray Buchanan earned Illinois Associated Press Class 4A all-state honors for the second consecutive season Wednesday.
Buchanan, a 6-foot-1 senior who averaged 20.6 points and 3.7 rebounds, was selected on the five-man second team with 42 votes, second highest on the second team. Bucahanan, who was a first-team a year ago, was 17 votes behind Illinois recruit Jeremiah Tilmon for the final spot on this year's first team.
Moline sophomore Deonte Billups earned honorable mention recognition. The 6-foot-3 Billups, a sophomore, led the Maroons (21-9) in scoring and rebounding. Moline won the United Township Class 4A regional before falling to Danville in the Ottawa sectional.