- Associated Press - Saturday, March 8, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Led by 22 points from game MVP Admon Gilder, Dallas Madison has defeated Houston Yates 82-70 to repeat as Class 3A boys state champions.

The game was a rematch of the 2013 finals when Dallas Madison also defeated Yates, 85-72.

Dallas Madison (30-3) is the first Class 3A defending champion to repeat since Sweeny in 1987-88.

Cameron Bryant added 19 points and 10 rebounds for Madison.

The teams were tied at 51-51 with 1:06 left in the third quarter when Dallas Madison went on a 12-0 scoring run, including seven unanswered points to start the fourth.

Yates (24-9) wasn’t able to cut the deficit to less than eight points the rest of the game.

J.C. Washington led Yates with 20 points and six rebounds.

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