KNOXVILLE (WATE) – A handful of area teams punched their tickets to the state tournament next week in Murfreesboro.
Maryville beat Dobyns-Bennett 74-58.
Grace Christian beat South Greene 70-45.
Carter beat Greeneville 85-71 behind 33 points from Jordan Bowden.
Fulton beat Elizabethton 64-50 and Oak Ridge survived a late scare from Science Hill and held on for a 55-53 win.
The State Quarterfinals schedule is as follows:
Wednesday March 11th
12:30 p.m. Oak Ridge vs. Memphis East
2:15 p.m. Maryville vs. Blackman
5:30 p.m. Grace Christian vs. Clay Co.
Thursday March 12th
3:45 p.m. Carter vs. Haywood
7:00 p.m. Fulton vs. Creek Wood