- Associated Press - Thursday, March 20, 2014

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Senior Thomas Stanley nets his only points of the game from the line with 23.8 seconds remaining in overtime to lead Wheeling Central to a 59-57 win over Parkersburg Catholic in the Class A quarterfinals Thursday.

Senior Alonzo Manns eighth point of the game forced overtime as the buzzer-beater layup fell. Brian Campbell hit two free throws tying the game with 26 seconds left in overtime.

Chase Harler added 18 points and 8 rebounds for top-seeded Wheeling Central (23-3). Jake Ullman had 21 points for eighth-seeded Parkersburg Catholic (16-9).

Wheeling Central advances to Friday’s semifinal and awaits the winner of Clay-Battle and Great Beckley Christian.

Wheeling Central had back-to-back state titles in 2008-09.



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