KTIV's sister station WREX captures a basketball brawl in Belvid - KTIV News 4 Sioux City IA: News, Weather and Sports

KTIV's sister station WREX captures a basketball brawl in Belvidere, Ill.


BELVIDERE, Ill. (WREX) -A great regional semifinal playoff basketball game turned ugly moments after the buzzer sounded. A brawl broke out after Jefferson defeated East 51-49 on a buzzer beating jumper from Chaz Johnson.

Shortly after the game, fans, players and coaches covered the court, exchanging shoves and punches before things settled down.

The Belvidere Police Department in Illinois says no injuries were reported from the fight. Jefferson will face Huntley Friday night in the Belvidere North Regional championship game at 7:00.

To watch video of the brawl, click on the video player above.

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