Central Upsets NK at the Buzzer, Coventry, Hendricken Advance to Semifinals

Ken Bell


Central upset second seeded North Kingstown on a buzzer beater in the boys State Tournament quarterfinals.  Jon Amado hit a shot at the buzzzer to sent the Knights in the semifinals at the Ryan Center.

The Knights will next play Coventry after the Oakers surprised Barrington, 80 to 68.

Hendricken had no trouble eliminating Mt. Hope, 82 to 52.

The Hawks advance to play LaSalle Friday.  The Rams held off defending state champ Classical, 54 to 52.