Aaron Young's 3-pointer gives Edmond Memorial the win

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Edmond Memorial's Aaron Young (20) celebrates with teammates, including Terrel Bruner (2) and Shaquille Morris (23) after hitting the game-winning shot in a Class 6A boys high school basketball game in the semifinals of the state tournament at the Mabee Center in Tulsa, Okla., Friday, March 8, 2013. Edmond Memorial beat Owasso, 53-50, in double-overtime. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman

Aaron Young delivered the dagger in double overtime, hitting a 3-pointer in the closing seconds of double overtime to give Memorial a 53-50 win over Owasso.

Midwest City beats Putnam City to reach title game

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Putnam City's Braden Hudson (35) grabs the ball with his legs before calling timeout to maintain possession in front of Midwest City's Torey Neal (10), left, and Cedric Fair (22) during a Class 6A boys high school basketball game in the semifinals of the state tournament at the Mabee Center in Tulsa, Okla., Friday, March 8, 2013. Midwest City beat Putnam City, 57-50. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman

Midwest City withstood Putnam City's furious fourth-quarter rally Friday night, beat the Pirates 57-50 and advanced to Saturday's Class 6A boys basketball state championship game against Edmond Memorial.

Millwood beats Centennial in double overtime

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Millwood's Ashford Golden reacts to a basket during the 3A boys semifinal game between the Millwood High School Falcons and the Centennial Bison at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 8, 2013 in Oklahoma City, Okla.  Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman

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.

On bad ankle, Stephen Clark leads Douglass to final

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Antonio Fortune (30), Paterick McKaufman (15) and Aaron McKinney (32) react as the Douglass Trojans win 79-70 during the 4A boys semifinal game between the Douglass High School Trojans and Victory Christian's Conquorers at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 8, 2013 in Oklahoma City, Okla.  Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman

With OSU signee Stephen Clark playing on a bad ankle, the second-ranked Trojans defeated Victory Christian 79-70 Friday to set up a No. 1 vs. No. 2 title matchup with Roland.

McGuinness rallies past Chickasha

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Bishop McGuinness' Greg Roberts (10) looks to pass away from Chickasha's Deshawn Young (21) during a Class 5A boys high school basketball game in the semifinals of the state tournament at the Mabee Center in Tulsa, Okla., Friday, March 8, 2013. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman

No. 1 Bishop McGuinness rallied past Chickasha in the fourth quarter and won 50-40 in a Class 5A semifinal at the Mabee Center.

Latta's Jake Collins leads Panthers to victory

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Latta's Trent Storts celebrates the Panthers' win following the 2A boys high school basketball game in the semifinals of the state tournament between Latta and Chouteau at Oklahoma City University in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 8, 2013. Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman

Senior goes 8 for 8 from field and scores 25 points in 65-41 win over Chouteau.

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