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Boys Basketball

BRAINTRUST: Thomasville coaches have stayed constant
The Thomasville boys will play for an NCHSAA basketball title Saturday for the fifth time in 10 seasons.
- Winston-Salem Journal

Making a play for redemption
Dudley's boys basketball players weren't sure they'd get a second chance at a state title after their 2004 loss.
- News & Record

North Johnston's plan:control tempo
Derrick Johnson said he didn't need much time to become cautiously optimistic that he could have a strong team in his first season as North Johnston's boys basketball coach.
- Wilmington Star-News

'Street baller' converts
If you've ever spent any time around the playground or an open gym watching pick-up basketball, you've possibly seen them. Some call them playground legends, others refer to them as street ballers. These guys or gals are governors of their domain, ruling with slick signature moves.
- Raleigh News & Observer

Westover's Maynor shoots down eligibility rumors
Eric Maynor is having the kind of basketball season most players only dream about.
- Fayetteville Observer

Whitson rebounds first, scores second
Worried about the matchup problems posed by senior swingman Elliott McDowell and junior center Jake Robinson, the Warren County Eagles might overlook junior forward Jonathan Whitson when they plan their scheme to defend the Pisgah Black Bears.
- Asheville Citizen-Times

Girls Basketball

Gibbs coaches girls for life
Asheville's basketball mentor provides guidance on and off court
- Asheville Citizen-Times

Mitchell at home for final
Maya Mitchell has come up with a plan to cope with the nerves she expects will overwhelm her Saturday when she plays in the 3-A girls basketball state championship at N.C. State's Reynolds Coliseum.
- Raleigh News & Observer


All Tri-Six 2-A Conference teams
All Tri-Six 2-A Conference teams
- Fayetteville Observer

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