Southern Arizona bum rushes D2 state tourney

Southern Arizona bum rushes D2 state tourney

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Four Southern Arizona teams are in the quarterfinals of the Division II boys state basketball tournament.

2nd seed Cholla won for a 21st straight game Saturday night beating Buena 64-49.

The Chargers will face Arcadia Thursday night at Chaparral High School in Scottsdale.

3rd seed Cienega and 11th seed Nogales will also battle in Scottsdale. The Bobcats beat Tempe 79-69, while the Apaches upset 6th seed La Joya Community 71-64.

Sunnyside is also into the Elite Eight. The Blue Devils also went on the road and came away winners, knocking off Paradise Valley 44-41.

Sunnyside gets the stiffest test of the local group. They will take on top seed Shadow Mountain on Wednesday at Gila River Arena.

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