Buffalo Grove hangs on against Wheeling

Daily Herald report
Updated 10/13/2017 10:57 PM

Buffalo Grove improved to 7-1 with a 27-20 victory over visiting Wheeling on Friday in Mid-Suburban East play.

The Bison improved to 3-1 in the East, but Wheeling certainly didn't make it easy for them.

Buffalo Grove put up 17 second-quarter points and scored another 10 in the third quarter to lead 27-0 entering the final period.

Two Wheeling rushing touchdowns narrowed the gap, and the Wildcats scored on a 27-yard pass play with one second to play.

Bison quarterback Connor Adams rans for one TD and passed for another.

Wheeling (1-7, 0-4) finishes its season by hosting Elk Grove in Week 9, while Buffalo Grove heads to Rolling Meadows for its regular-season finale.

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