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NCHSAA Playoffs: Chapel Hill, Carrboro Girls’ In Round Two Wednesday

By Ran Northam Posted February 26, 2014 at 6:50 am

Round two of the 2A and 3A North Carolina High School Athletic Association girls’ basketball playoffs continue Wednesday night with three areas teams looking for more.

No one was surprised by the 60-point win handed out by the 3A NCHSAA girls’ East Regional No. 1 seed Chapel Hill against No. 32 seed Topsail. The Tigers are averaging 40-plus-point wins this season, carrying their 27-0 record into the second round.

Chapel Hill hosts No. 16 seed Swansboro out of the Coastal conference Wednesday night. In the Coastal Championship, Swansboro lost to West Craven 58-26. The only loss of the season for West Craven was by the hands of Chapel Hill, 76-52 in the High School OT Holiday Tournament.

Wednesday night’s game between Chapel Hill and Swansboro tips at 6:00 p.m. at Chapel Hill High School.

Conference foe Cardinal Gibbons came as close as any 3A team this season to knocking off Chapel Hill in the Big Eight title game. The No. 10-seeded Crusaders continue with round-two play Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m. against the No. 7-seeded Eastern Wayne Warriors in Goldsboro.

The No. 24 Carrboro girls advanced to the second round with the biggest upset of day one in the 2A NCHSAA playoffs. The No. 8-seeded Beddingfield Bruins, who went unbeaten at 10-0 in the Eastern Plains conference this season, host the Jaguars in Wilson Wednesday at 7:00 p.m.

Follow @WCHLSports on Twitter for updates of the second-round matchups. WCHL Championship Sports will broadcast a third-round game Friday night.

2014 NCHSAA State Championships
3A Girls’ Bracket
2A Girls’ Bracket

Click here for a preview of the Chapel Hill-Orange NCHSAA second-round game.

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