Breese Central In Final 4

The Breese Central boys’ basketball team has reached the final four in the state Class 2A tournament.

The Cougars beat Teutopolis, 67 to 52, Tuesday night in the SIU-Carbondale Super-Sectional.

Breese Central will play St. Joseph-Ogden at 6:30 p.m. Friday in Carver Arena at Peoria in the semifinal round. A win over St. Joseph-Ogden would put the Cougars into Saturday’s state championship game at 8:15 p.m.

If the Cougars lose Friday, they will play for third place at 6:15 p.m. Saturday.

The other Class 2A semifinal game Friday is Hales Franciscan against Rockridge.