Undefeated Eastern Wayne remained perfect and reached the state quarterfinals Tuesday night but Northwood pushed the Lady Warriors (25-0) right to the wire.
Jordan-Matthews 44, East Duplin 43
Shontai Totten poured in a game-high 27 points to help Northwood (21-3) overcome a slow start for a 62-59 overtime win at Union Pines in the second round of the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament Monday night.
Mark Riches (Grace Christian) was named the 2015 Bible College National Invitational Tournament MVP
Union Pines 59, Southern Durham 53 - OT
NCHSAA state basketball tournament games
Snow across North Carolina caused postponements of high school basketball state tournament games Tuesday including for Southern Lee and Lee County. The Cavaliers and Lady Yellow Jackets are scheduled to hit the road this evening for first-round tourney games.
NCHSAA State Tournament first round at higher seeds
3A East - No. 19 Southern Lee (13-9) at No. 14 Northern Nash (9-12) - 7 p.m.
Campbell first baseman Chandler Patterson (Lee County) garnered awards for her performance on the field as she was named the Big South Conference Choice Hotels Softball Player of the Week and
Union Pines senior Samuel Bartram won the 138-pound state championship in the NCHSAA 3A State Championships and Chatham Central sophomore Nick Daggett won the 106-pound state championship in the 1A tournament Saturday night at the Greensboro Coliseum.
Southern Lee's boys basketball team will have to hit the road, but get to face a squad with a below-.500 overall record, when the NCHSAA State Tournament begins Tuesday night.
Late Saturday results
NCHSAA State Championships
Friday-Saturday at Greensboro Coliseum
The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has postponed the start of the state wrestling championships to Friday
Campbell freshman first baseman, Chandler Patterson (Lee County) garnered her first collegiate award being named the College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week last week
Antonio Menozi, Daniel Hull and Dylan Barber won individual regional championships and led Union Pines to a runner-up team finish at the NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships at Morehead High School Saturday.
Tuesday, Feb. 17
Big Eight Conference Tournament first round
Cary Christian 53, Grace Christian 43
Both Chatham Central basketball squads closed their regular seasons with fine performances against rival North Moore Friday night giving Bears and Lady Bears three-game winning streaks going into this week's Yadkin Valley Conference tournaments.
NCHSAA 3A Swinning and Diving Championships
Cleveland 78, Western Harnett 51
NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships
NCHSAA 3A State Championships
at Triangle Aquatic Center, Cary
Union Pines 59, Gray's Creek 31
NCHSAA 3A East Regional Championships