AUSTIN (AP) - DeShune Williams scored 20 points and Goodrich
beat Paducah 66-54 in the Class 1A Division II semifinals.
Steven Chavarria added 18 points for Goodrich (32-5), which
dominated under the basket, scoring 60 points in the paint. The
Hornets didn't even try a 3-pointer.
Akemo Wright added 12 points and 12 rebounds for Goodrich.
David Smart scored 19 points for Paducah (25-6) and Tyron Brisco
added 18 points.
Goodrich was in complete control by the end of the third quarter
with a 52-36 lead. By that time, Goodrich had already turned 20
Paducah turnovers into 22 points.
Goodrich has made the state tournament six times since 1998, but
will be playing for only it's second state championship in that
run. The Hornets won the title in 2001.