SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) -- After having their season cut short in sectional play due to the pandemic last season, the Lanphier Lions basketball team is ready to show what they can accomplish this season.

The team went 25-9 last year and are returning four out of their five starters along with seven players who saw significant playing time.

Players say they have a lot of unfinished business this year.

The Lions first game of the season will be on February 9th,  at home against Sacred-Heart Griffin.

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