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INDIANS ADVANCE TO FINAL FOUR!

Wauseon 54, Elida 45 OT

Elida (17-10) came back from a 38-28 deficit late in the fourth quarter to tie the game at 40 after regulation, but Wauseon took control in the overtime period to win their Div. II regional boys basketball final 54-45, Saturday, March 18, at the University of Toledo.

Ten of the Indians' 14 overtime points came at the free-throw line.

The Indians (26-1, #8) advance to the state tournament against Columbus Eastmoor Academy (22-6), Thursday, March 23, 10:45 am, in Columbus. Eastmoor defeated Vinton County (24-2, #10) 69-48 in their regional final.-Updated 3.18, 4:33 pm

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Wauseon (25-1, #8) defeated Sandusky (21-5, #13) 54-33 in a Div. II regional boys basketball semifinal, Thursday, March 16, at the University of Toledo.

The Indians play tonight's late game winner, Elida (17-9), who defeated Parma Heights Holy Name (23-4), 64-54, for the regional championship, Saturday, March 18, 2 pm, at UT.-Updated 3.16, 11:58 pm

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