Orr jumped out to a 18-6 lead to open the game and Mt. Carmel was never able to challenge Orr from there.
Dannie Smith scored a game-high 19 points and 7 assists for Orr, with fellow junior Raekwon Drake scoring 17 points to go along with 4 blocked shots.
6’8 junior Jackson Marcotte led Mt. Carmel with 17 points.
Head coach Lou Adams joins a distinguished list of Chicago Public League coaches with a state title under his belt. The title is the first in any sport for Orr.
Chicago Orr defeated Mt. Carmel 59-39 to win the IHSA Class 2A state championship.