SPORTS NEWS

UW-Whitewater wins DIII title in final second

SALEM, Va. – Quardell Young had no time to think about the scope of what was happening.

Williams College just scored the go-ahead basket with just over 4 seconds remaining.

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Central falls at state in final seconds

By RICK SOLEM

ASHWAUBENON, Wis. - A free throw, that's what ended the Central High School's girls basketball season, a game ... a point away from a state championship bid.

The Red Raiders lost in the WIAA Division 2 state semifinals to fifth-ranked DeForest 43-42 Friday at the Resch Center.

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Who's in your Final Four?

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I do not pretend to know much about college basketball.

My mom could – and will - probably pick a better bracket than I could - no offense to moms out there, but mine doesn’t particularly care about sports, minus Facebook pictures of Aaron Rodgers that aren’t so much about football.

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Central girls look for upset at state

By RICK SOLEM

It’s been quite a ride for Central High School’s girls basketball team.

A bumpy ride mostly, but a ride to the WIAA Division 2 state tournament all the same.

The Red Raiders (21-5) have grinded their way back to the tournament for the first time since second-place finishes in both 1994 and 1995.

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B-T, R-P fall in state titles, Caledonia takes 3rd

MADISON – He’s 6-foot-10. He’s the fourth-ranked player in the class of 2015 on rivals.com. And he was too much for Blair-Taylor High School’s boys basketball team to handle.

In the WIAA Division 4 state championship Saturday, junior Diamond Stone had 28 points, 11 rebounds and eight blocks in leading Whitefish Bay Dominican to a 74-50 win at the Kohl Center and its third consecutive state title.

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