High School Basketball Brawl Captured on Camera in Illinois

By: WREX/CNN
By: WREX/CNN

In Illinois, A high school basketball playoff game turned ugly moments after the final buzzer.

A brawl broke out--fans, players and coaches covered the court, exchanging shoves and punches.

It was supposed to be a heated game on the court.

The boy’s basketball regional semi finals came down to a last second shot sunk by Jefferson.

But when the East and Jefferson teams should have been congratulating each other on good match: a brawl happened.

The school district says they know what sparked the fight but won't give details. However, they have already met with those involved.

There was no disciple handed out to the coaches. The district says it appears they were doing everything they could to stop the fight. Now school administrators are making sure that students know they won't tolerate this at other games.


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