It was a close call.
The Bolingbrook High School Lady Raiders basketball team nearly lost a year-long conference win streak in an overtime thriller against Homewood-Flossmoor Jan. 3.
The team at one point trailed by 20 points. Three starters fouled out, according to the Southtown Star.
The Lady Raiders salvaged the SouthWest Suburban Blue conference winning tradition in overtime. Bolingbrook beat Homewood-Flossmoor 66-65, according to MaxPreps.
The "physical affair" included 51 fouls and 60 turnovers.