Boys basketball

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 @ 7:00 PM
Cedar Crest at Wilson (Boys basketball)
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Highlights: One year after being denied a long-awaited appearance, Wilson has made it back to the District 3 championship game, beating Cedar Crest 49-39 in a Class 6A semifinal Tuesday at West Lawn.

Stevie Mitchell scored five of his game-high 22 points in the final 40 seconds to help the top-seeded Bulldogs (26-1) extend their lead after the fourth-seeded Falcons had pulled within two points early in the fourth quarter.

Wilson led by 16 points entering the fourth quarter.

The Bulldogs will face No. 3 Reading High, a 65-64 winner over No. 2 Central York, in the championship game Saturday at 12:30 at Giant Center.

The Bulldogs missed eight of their first nine free throws in the fourth quarter, allowing Cedar Crest back in the game.

The Bulldogs forced three turnovers, two on Mitchell steals, to keep the Falcons at bay in the final minutes. Cedar Crest (23-4) didn't score a basket over the final two minutes.

Mykel Huffman had nine points and Evin Timochenko eight points and eight rebounds for Wilson.

Cedar Crest Stats
Ayo-Fayele, Ileri 510120015111
Jones, Amani 230011205
Kern, 155512008
Miller, Cole 114400006
Eberhart, Jason 0334001013
Shutter, 2110003114
Smith, 000000100
Danz, Chris 000000000
Scipioni, Max 120000102
Perlaki, Carson 000000000
Totals 123513152631339
Wilson Stats
Borian, Kieran1 250014105
Mitchell, Stevie3 5131013246122
Huffman, Mykel5 353900119
Lockhart, Avanti10 120001422
Timochenko, Evin32 362400818
Jones, Cameron11 010000000
Strobel, Ryan2 131402103
Valle, Josh23 000000000
Totals 1535163031122549