- Associated Press - Saturday, March 15, 2014

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Nathan Griffen scored with 4 seconds left in overtime to give Archbishop Bergan a 71-69 victory over Ainsworth in the Class C2 boys basketball final on Saturday.

Jonah Madsen had 18 points, Adam Dykman added 17, Griffen 16 and Colton Brdicko 12 for the Knights (24-3). Matthew McLeod had 31 points and 10 rebounds for Ainsworth (25-3). Brady Delimont had 16 points and Tanner Fuelberth had 12.

Cole Conrad’s layup tied it 69-69 with 1:20 to play in overtime, and the Knights got the ball back after an Ainsworth turnover. Griffen had a shot blocked byMcLeod with 25 seconds left, but the Knights retained possession. Griffen scored in the lane for the go-ahead points, and McLeod missed a shot at the buzzer.

Bergan led from the time Brdicko hit a 3-pointer just before halftime until Brady Delimont’s 3-pointer with 13 seconds left in regulation send the game to overtime.



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