Oakland and Siegel boys advance to the District 7-AAA Tournament semifinals.
The Patriots took advantage of a poor shooting first half by La Vergne to hold on to a 53-40 win Thursday night. Ricky Dunnaway led Oakland with 11. Cooper Baughn and Tre Jones each had 10. The Wolverines were led by Marquis Davis' 18 points.
Siegel defeated Riverdale 59-47 to move on. The Stars hit 20-of-29 free throws for the game for 68-percent. Deante Miller had 16 points, Braxton Eddings 13 and Brian Normand 11. Sydney Bell led Riverdale with 14 points.
Oakland will play number one Blackman Saturday while Siegel plays number two Stewarts Creek in the semifinals.
Friday on NewsRadio WGNS State Farm Prep Basketball, it's Smyrna-Stewarts Creek girls followed by Oakland-Siegel girls. Coverage begins at 5:45pm.