LINCOLN – Omaha South came out of the gate on fire, scoring 17 in the first quarter. Lincoln North Star would battle back and get within 1 at the half, with Omaha South leading 26-25. Omaha North came out of the locker room hot again to start the second half, scoring 20 in the quarter to expand the lead to 13 heading into the fourth. In the final period the Gators put up a fight, but Omaha North hit some big free throws down the stretch to ice the game. They won with a final score of 59-54 to secure a spot in the Class A State Title.
LINCOLN NORTH STAR (23-4).126.96.36.199-54
OMAHA SOUTH (19-6)……..17..9.20.13-59
LNS: Kwat Abdelkarim-6, Donovan Williams-19, Luke Juracek-9, Josiah Allick-16, Jared Lopez-4.
OS: Skyler Wilson-12, Ta’Vion Anderson-14, Tyrece Griggs-12, Jadriane Saunders-15, RaShawn McNeal-Lee-6.