Humphrey St. Francis was downed by Falls City Sacred Heart 60-49 in the D2 semifinals yesterday.
The third-seeded Flyers trailed the number 7 seed Irish 26-23 at intermission. St. Francis was down by 11 points late in the third quarter. The Flyers cut the deficit to 50-44 with 2:06 remaining, but could not complete the comeback.
The Flyers meet top-seeded St. Mary’s in the D2 third place game today. It’s a 9 a.m. tipoff at Lincoln North Star.
Sacred Heart plays Parkview Christian tomorrow for the state title.