The Greenville Comets advanced to tonight’s championship game in the Class 2A regional tournament with a 65 to 55 victory over Gillespie Thursday night.
Leading scorer for the Comets was Ryan Hutchinson with 26 points. David Holden had 22 points and Dillon Hallemann totaled 10.
The Comets made 23 of 32 free throws in the game.
Greenville, now 19 and 11 for the season, plays Nashville tonight for the regional title. Nashville beat Hillsboro 59 to 53 Thursday night.
The championship game tipoff is at 7 p.m. The game will be broadcast on WGEL.