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Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter
3:01 am CST January 31, 2020

Some 34 years ago, Janet Jackson had a hit single and album with the name, “Control.”

While Lockport Township boys basketball coach Brett Hespell was only a few years old then, he might have popped on that album last Friday night. That’s because he always felt his team was in “control.”

The Porters showed that by staying composed down the stretch, hitting some key free throws, and hanging on for a 42-39 win over Sandburg in a SouthWest Suburban Conference Blue Division battle on Friday, Jan. 24 in Orland Park,