Dejounte Murray, Shadeed Shabazz and Vincenzo Reiser each had 20 points for the Vikings, who face the winner of the Eastside Catholic-Marsyville-Pilchuck game in a semifinal Friday at 9 p.m.
They play Rainier Beach at 9 p.m. in the semifinals on Friday.
The Titans (26-1) play in the semis Friday at 9 p.m. against defending champs Gonzaga Prep. Juniors Quinessa Caylao-Do scored 18 points and Nia Alexander added 17 as third-ranked Beamer advanced to the semis for the first time in school history.
Basketball scores for the week of March 2
Nursing a nine-point lead against underdog Bothell early in the third quarter, the defending champions stomped on the gas pedal and pulled away for a 54-29 victory Thursday to advance to the semifinals for the Class 4A state girls basketball tournament.
King’s beats Granger and Vashon Island rolls over King’s Way Christian.
Bulldogs put away Lancers after a blistering first quarter and will meet Seattle Prep in the 3A semifinals.
On Thursday afternoon, a high school basketball state tournament game turned into a display of strength and compassion. Collin, a 6-foot-8 sophomore, provided the strength, leading Seattle Prep with 13 points, five rebounds and two blocks in his 90-minute distraction from grief.
The top-ranked Wolverines play Lynnwood Friday at 5:30. This time, Bellevue expects to get to the title game after stumbling the previous two years, both times to eventual-champion Cleveland.
A look at the favorites and contenders in the Class 3A and 4A boys basketball tournaments.