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Bridgeport beats Westside 79-71

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CHARLESTON (AP) -

Jordan Haywood scored 28 points and sixth-seeded Bridgeport upset No. 3 Westside 79-71 in the Class AA quarterfinals Thursday.
    
Chase Robey added 13 points, Ryan Sprouse had 11 points and 10 rebounds, and Tyler Sprouse scored 10 for Bridgeport. The Indians (19-7) advanced to the quarterfinals for the first time since 2007.
    
Justin Cogar scored 19 points, Corey Bowles had 14, Jason Scarlett had 12 points and 11 rebounds, and Levi Lambert scored 11 for Westside (19-7).
    
Westside was making its first tournament appearance since losing in the 2005 championship game to Logan.
    
The teams combined for 68 free throws.
    
A Lambert 3-pointer brought Westside within 57-55 with 7:15 left in the game, but that's as close as the Renegades got. Bridgeport extended the lead to 74-63 with 1:45 left.

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