Friend Beats Southern at Buzzer to Advance to Conference Finals

PAWNEE CITY – A shot with less than one second left propelled Friend to the conference tournament finals.

The Bulldogs took out Southern 45-44, thanks to a Julian Thomas put back at the buzzer in Pawnee City at the Pioneer Conference Tournament.

The Raiders held a slim one point lead when Trevin Saathoff went to the line for two free throws in the final 30 seconds. He missed both, giving the ball back to Friend, who then won the game.

The Bulldogs will play the Lourdes-Johnson-Brock winner at 7:30 on Saturday.

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