Created:Thursday, February 28, 2013 12:04 a.m.CDT
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R-B, Johnsburg drop semifinal games

Richmond-Burton’s boys basketball team took Chicago Uplift to overtime in the Class 3A playoffs Wednesday. But that’s where the Rockets ran out of gas.

They lost, 69-64 in overtime, in a Chicago Senn Regional semifinal.

Sophomore Sam Kaufman scored a team-high 14 points for the Rockets (13-17).

Class 3A Ridgewood Regional: At Norridge, Johnsburg lost to Carmel, 57-41, in a regional semifinal. Johnsburg hit seven 3-pointers, including two each from Drew Talbot and Kevin Dombrowski. Junior Collin Ridout scored a team-high nine points to lead nine scorers for Johnsburg (13-15).

• Chris Burrows contributed to this report.