LINCOLN – Auburn is heading to the first state championship game in program history.
The Bulldogs hit another gear in the second half to dispatch defending champs Wahoo 59-46 in the Class C1 semifinals at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Friday morning.
Auburn will face the winner of Ogallala and North Bend Central in the Class C1 State Championship on Saturday morning at 9 AM.
#3 AUBURN (23-3) 11 9 20 19 – 59
#2 WAHOO (25-3) 12 12 9 13 – 46
AHS: Cameron Binder-18, Calvin Hughes-12, Brdoy Darnell-4, Daniel Frary-10, Bret Baltensperger-2, Josh Lamebrt-13
WHS: Gerardo Chavez Madrid-2, Winston Cook-17, Trey Scheef-14, Thomas Waido-6, Braden Harris-3, Karson Hesser-4
C1 Championship: Auburn vs. North Bend Central
When: 9 a.m. Saturday
Where: Pinnacle Bank Arena
Radio: B103 (103.1 FM, b103.fm)