The Cordova Blue Devils won their first state basketball championship on Friday. The boys team was victorious over the Madison Academy Mustangs for the 4A title.
The Mustangs (24-12) kept a considerable lead for most of the game until the Blue Devils (26-90) tightened it up in the fourth quarter. Cordova got a break when Isaac Chatman got the ball in the last few seconds but was fouled on the break. He made both free throws to secure the 56-54 win.
What a game! The @CocaCola score board says it all. Congratulations to @chsbasketball10, your AHSAA Class 4A Boys State Champions! The Blue Devils defeated @mamustang 56-54. Congratulations to both teams for great seasons! #Ball4ItAll pic.twitter.com/vsTepOf4DT— AHSAA State Finals (@AHSAA_hoops) March 3, 2018
The Mustangs' early game was spot-on with a halftime lead of 33-25.
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