York Survives Crete in Double OT Thriller

York Survives Crete in Double OT Thriller
York defeated Crete 69-67 in double-overtime on Thursday to advance to the state semis.

LINCOLN – The most exciting basketball game of the entire state tournament may have already been played, with the top seed surviving a big scare.

Top-seeded York is heading to the state semifinals after defeating Crete 69-67 in double overtime thanks to a three-pointer by Reid Hoffman with under 10 seconds to play.

The Dukes will face Bennington at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Friday at 2 PM.

CRETE (18-9) 13 15 14 13 5 7 – 67

YORK (25-1) 13 18 9 15 5 9 – 69

CRETE: Carter Kent-29, Zach Foe-1, Carson Deisley-4, Jonah Weyand-7, Klay Uher-17, Ethan Mach-9

YORK: Jeb Lucas-11, Reid Hoffman-12, Wyatt Cast-2, Brady Danielson-29, Nick Wieskamp-2, Tyler Cast-10, Garrett Snodgrass-3

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