TULSA — Using the defensive pressure that has carried them all season, the Midwest City Bombers played their way into the Class 6A boys state championship game with a 50-47 win over No. 2 Putnam City West Friday afternoon at Oral Roberts University's Mabee Center.
Midwest City senior Xavier McClish scored 19 points, including 7-of-8 free throws in the fourth quarter. Trez Colbert had 15 points and Trael Colbert added 10 for the fifth-ranked Bombers, who have won 10 straight games.
Midwest City (23-5) will face third-ranked Putnam City in Saturday's title game at 8:45 p.m.
Amric Fields scored 22 points for Putnam City West, which concluded the season at 17-12.High school basketball tournament coverage sponsored by United Supermarkets.