BOISE-- The Borah boys’ basketball team kept to their winning ways on Friday night, beating Rocky Mountain 33-29 to win the 5A SIC district title. The Lions will take their district championship to the state tournament next week. Rocky Mountain also qualified for the tournament.
Skyview won the 4A SIC championship as well on Friday, defeating Emmett 78-45. Both teams qualify for the state tournament. In the third-place game, Bishop Kelly overcame an 11-point halftime deficit to force overtime against Kuna. In overtime, the Knights poured on the points to win 51-39. With the win, the Knights advance to the state tournament.
The boys state tournament starts Thursday, with championship games being held Saturday at the Idaho Center.