Class 3A boys basketball: Millwood beats Centennial in double overtime

Asheford Golden's tip-in of a missed shot at the buzzer in double overtime gave the Falcons a 59-57 win over two-time defending state champion Centennial.
by Ed Godfrey Published: March 8, 2013
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Centennial's Terry Davis scored with seven seconds remaining in the first overtime to send the game into double overtime.

Mays and Davis both finished with a game-high 14 points as did Centennial's Malik Foxx.

Millwood (19-9) now meets Okemah at 9:15 p.m. Saturday at State Fair Arena for the state 3A title.

The Falcons will be seeking their 15th state championship in boys' basketball. Okemah will be trying to win its first.

Edwards said the Falcons will have plenty of energy left for Saturday night's title game despite the two emotional wins at the buzzer against Hugo and Centennial.

“We love games like this,” he said. “We got enough for tomorrow. We are going to bring it 10 times harder tomorrow.”

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by Ed Godfrey
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Ed Godfrey was born in Muskogee and raised in Stigler. He has worked at The Oklahoman for 25 years. During that time, he has worked a myriad of beats for The Oklahoman including both the federal and county courthouse in Oklahoma City for more...
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