Petoskey Tops TC Central in OT Thriller

TRAVERSE CITY – Petoskey’s 3-pointer with 1.1 seconds remaining in overtime lifted the Northmen to a 53-52 win over Traverse City Central in a Division 1 district semifinal Thursday.

The win Thursday avenged a pair of regulars season losses to Big North Conference Central (10-5).

J. J. Marshall led Petoskey with 14 points while Carson Bourdo paced Central with a game-high 25 points.

Petoskey (14-2) will now travel to Marquette for the district final Saturday. The Redmen (11-3) handed Traverse City West a 57-48 loss Thursday.

First tip Saturday is set for 7 p.m.

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