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Surprise winner North to tip off 4A regional

(Source: North Huskies Twitter) (Source: North Huskies Twitter)
EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) -

Boys sectional basketball champions were crowned last weekend, and one of the surprise winners was the North Huskies. 

It had been 20 years since the North boys basketball team won a sectional, but that all changed this past Saturday night when they beat Castle in overtime.

Confidence may not have been high, after a 1-6 start, but as the Huskies began to understand Coach Roach's expectations, the wins started to follow.

That confidence enabled them to come back from a 12-point halftime deficit and beat Castle for the sectional.

The Huskies will tip off the 4A regional Saturday morning at 9:30 against Center Grove up at Seymour High school. 

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