EAST LANSING — Follow along with updates from the MHSAA Division 2 boys basketball state semifinals between Ludington and Hudsonville Unity Christian at Michigan State's Breslin Center in East Lansing.
Hudsonville Unity Christian defeated Ludington, 69-30.
The Crusaders will play either River Rouge or Harper Woods Chandler Park in the state championship game at 6:45 p.m. Saturday.
After three quarters, Hudsonville Unity Christian owns a 50-22 lead against Ludington.
Ludington's boys basketball team continues to trail Hudsonville Unity Christian. The Crusaders owned a 46-22 lead with 2:56 remaining in the third quarter.
Hudsonville Unity Christian took a 37-18 halftime lead against Ludington in the lockers.
The Orioles were led by Joshua Laman and Sam Bandstra with five points each.
The Crusaders were led by Noah Wiswary with 12 points. T.J. VanKoevering added six points.
Ludington's was able to cut into a 16-point deficit in the second quarter, cutting it down to 12 by 5:33 remaining on five points for Joshua Laman and a bucket by Jayden Hathaway.
Unity Christian's Noah Wiswary answered with a 4-0 run as he has 12 points.
The Crusaders lead, 27-11, with 4:25 remaining in the first half.
Hudsonville Unity Christian has a 20-4 lead against Ludington after the first quarter of play.
Ludington's boys basketball team trails Hudsonville Unity Christian with 2:32 left in the first quarter, 16-4.
Unity Christian's Noah Wiswary has eight points so far, including a deep 3-pointer from the top of the lane.
There are less than 10 minutes to in warm-ups, and the starters for both teams in the MHSAA Division 2 state semifinals are as follows:
For Ludington: Brayden Porter, Joshua Laman, Nathan Lange, Sam Bandstra, Jayden Hathaway.
For Hudsonville Unity Christian: Noah Wiswary, Zac Velthouse, Chandler Collins, Ryan Takens and T.J. VanKoevering.
Ludington's boys basketball team is going through its pregame routines ahead of the MHSAA Division 2 state semifinal game against Hudsonville Unity Christian at Michigan State's Breslin Student Events Center.
The game is scheduled for a 5:30 p.m. tip.