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Detter’s 3 propels Defiance past CCC for D2 title, 49-45

Defiance's Michael Menendez, left, and Cleveland Central Catholic's Antwon Lillard fight for a loose ball during the first quarter of the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division II championship basketball game Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Wes Detter made the go-ahead 3-pointer in overtime and also hit two critical technical foul shots late in regulation to lift Defiance to a 49-45 victory over Cleveland Central Catholic in the Division II state title game on Saturday night.

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Parker, Pardon carry VASJ past LCC 63-50 in D4 final

Members of the Cleveland Villa Angela-St. Joseph team celebrate their 63-50 win in the OHSAA Division III boys high school basketball championship game against Lima Central Catholic in Columbus, Ohio, Saturday, March 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Dererk Pardon had enough motivation just knowing that this was his last time.

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Linkous’ shot with 3 seconds left helps Tri-Village to title

New Madison Tri-Village guard Colton Linkous (33) takes the game-winning shot between Canal Winchester Harvest Prep guard Jordan Clark (5), left, and forward Rael Windley (23) as Tri-Village forward Damion Cook (25) looks on during the fourth quarter of the OHSAA Division IV boys high school basketball championship game in Columbus, Ohio, Saturday, March 28, 2015. New Madison Tri-Village won 48-46. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The play, as coach Josh Sagester drew it up, was as simple as it could possibly be.

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Crosby, Beck help Ironmen roll past Scots in D2 semi, 54-38

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Desmond Crosby scored 14 points and Tervell Beck hit two big 3s — the long and short of it at 5-foot-9 and 6-8 — to lead Cleveland Central Catholic to a 54-38 win over Columbus Walnut Ridge in a Division II state semifinal on Friday.

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Kentucky overwhelms West Virginia 78-39 in NCAA Sweet 16

Kentucky's Willie Cauley-Stein dunks against West Virginia during the second half of a college basketball game in the NCAA men's tournament regional semifinals, Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Aaron Josefczyk)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Like a massive, unstoppable blue wave, Kentucky hit quickly and just kept coming. There was no escape for West Virginia, no place to hide.

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