State High School basketball round-up
LAPWAI, ID —
NEZPERCE VS. CAREY – Nezperce beat Carey 50-46, advancing to the state semi-finals on Friday.
Carey is the same team they beat in 2017 to advance to the state semi-finals.
BUTTE COUNTY VS. DEARY – The Butte County Pirates beat the Deary Mustangs 59-13.
The Pirates are the reigning 1A division-two state champions, beating Nezperce last year to get to the title game.
And just like that, we have a rematch.
PRAIRIE VS. RIMROCK – In the 1A D1 bracket, the Prairie Pirates beat Rimrock 71-24.
On Friday, Prairie will play Shoshone for a chance to get back to the state title game.
LAPWAI VS. LIBERTY CHARTER – The reigning three-time state champion Lapwai Wildcats will be back in the semi-finals, after beating Liberty Charter 57-40.
The Wildcats will take on Oakley to get back to the title game.
Oakley is the game team they beat last year to get to the final dance.