Ballard 90, Shelby 80, final. The Rockets are knocked from the State Tournament by a team that's quickness and athleticism overcomes sometimes sloppy play. Ballard advances to play Warren Central Friday at noon.
Ballard 86, Shelby 78, 1:02 to play in the fourth. Shelby's pressing, but it hasn't produced a turnover and neither has the offense.
Ballard 80, Shelby 75, 2:00 to play in the fourth. Johnson fouled out, sending Jones to the line for three free throws, which he hit.