Corbin Pearson of Big Sandy was selected as the Most Valuable Player of the State C boys' basketball tournament by news media representatives and tournament officials.
Arlee senior guard Kyle Felsman and junior guard Kasey Bridgewater were also selected to the 10-person team. The fifth-ranked Warriors took fourth at state, losing 43-41 to Culbertson.
Pearson scored 24 points and grabbed 13 rebounds in Big Sandy's 51-49 victory over Power in the championship game. Pearson delivered the winning points by hitting two free throws with four-tenths of a second remaining.
For the tournament, Pearson averaged 23.3 points and 13.3 rebounds.
State C boys
Corbin Pearson, 6-5, sr., Big Sandy (MVP); Blake Brumwell, 6-7, sr., Big Sandy; Gus Somerfeld, 6-1, jr., Power; Alex Weeks, 6-3, sr., Culbertson; Travis Somerfeld, 6-4, sr., Power; Hayden Vick, 6-4, sr., Power; Brock Loudon, 6-2, so., Circle; Wenden Martell, 6-3, sr., Culbertson; Kyle Felsman, 5-11, sr., Arlee; Kasey Bridgewater, 5-11, jr., Arlee.