In a wild finish, Fayette, ranked #3 in the state, defeated Ayersville, ranked #4, 37-36 to win a Division IV district boys basketball championship, Friday, March 4, at Napoleon.
Ayersville had 0.9 seconds to go the length of the court. The ball was tipped, and a shot went in, but the basket was called off by the referee, who said the play took more than 0.9 seconds.
The Eagles (24-1) advance to the regional semifinals for the first time since 1995 at Bowling Green State University, Tuesday, March 8, agains the winner of Lincolnview-Crestview. The game is scheduled for 6:15 pm.-Posted 3.4, 8:15 pm