Scotus, Three of Four Area Teams, Win at State

The boys’ state basketball tournament opened Thursday in Lincoln.  In Class C1, Scotus defeated Gothenburg 58-39, while North Bend Central lost to Adams Central 53-43.  The Shamrocks take on Adams Central’s Patriots in a C1 semifinal Friday morning.  It tips off at 10:45am on KLIR.

In the D1 tournament, High Plains downed Dundy County-Stratton 58-44. The Storm will face Lourdes Central Catholic in a 10:45am semifinal Friday morning on 93.5 The Hawk.

Both Humphrey St. Francis and Riverside won their opening games in Class D2.  The Chargers topped Wynot 47-34 and the Flyers clubbed Crawford 67-24.  St. Francis meets Riverside in a D2 semifinal at 3:45 Friday afternoon on KZ-100.