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Posted: Wednesday March 25, 2009 5:30PM; Updated: Wednesday April 1, 2009 5:11PM
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INSIDE HIGH SCHOOL

Hopkins (Minn.), Rice (N.Y.) clinch state titles

Story Highlights

South (Bloomington, Ind.) collected its first title behind future Hoosier Jordan Hulls

Miami signee Durand Scott was an overtime hero for Rice (Harlem, N.Y.)

The National High School Inivitational tips off Friday afternoon

With the state championships finally wrapped up, the nation turns its eyes to Georgetown Prep in North Bethesda, Md., where six of SI.com's Top 25 teams will compete for the National High School Invitational title. Look for Oak Hill Academy (Mouth of Wilson, Va.) to face Findlay Prep (Henderson, Nev.) in a heated final.
High School Basketball Power Rankings
1
Last Week: 1
Oak Hill (Mouth of Wilson, Va.) (38-0)
Idle.
Next: April 3 vs. Pinewood Prep (Summerville, S.C.) in National High School Invitational in North Bethesda, Md.
 
2
Last Week: 2
Findlay Prep (Henderson, Nev.) (30-0)
Idle.
Next: April 3 vs. Mountain State Academy (Beckley, W. Va.) in National High School Invitational in North Bethesda, Md.
 
3
Last Week: 3
St. Patrick's (Elizabeth, N.J.) (30-3)
Won N.J. Tournament of Champions.
Next: Season complete.
 
4
Last Week: 4
Montrose Christian (Rockville, Md.) (20-2)
Idle.
Next: April 3 vs. Friends Central (Wynnewood, Pa.) in National High School Invitational, North Bethesda, Md.
 
5
Last Week: 5
St. Benedict's Prep (Newark, N.J.) (23-2)
Idle.
Next: April 3 vs. St. Frances (Baltimore) in National High School Invitational, North Bethesda, Md.
 
6
Last Week: 6
Westchester (Los Angeles) (34-2)
Division I champions.
Next: Season complete.
 
7
Last Week: 7
Hopkins (Minnetonka, Minn.) (31-0)
By defeating Osseo (Minn.) 69-59, the Royals became the first large class school to go unbeaten while winning the Class AAAA title.
Next: Season complete.
 
8
Last Week: 8
Fayetteville (Ark.) (30-0)
Class 7A state champions.
Next: Season complete.
 
9
Last Week: 16
Rice (Harlem, N.Y.) (25-3)
The Raiders won the New York State Federation Class AA title, downing Newburgh (N.Y.) Free Academy, 70-68. Miami commit Durand Scott sent the game into overtime with a deep three-point shot and finished with 23 points.
Next: Season complete.
 
10
Last Week: 10
Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.) (31-2)
Idle.
Next: Season complete.
 
11
Last Week: 11
Strake Jesuit (Houston) (37-1)
Class 5A semifinalists.
Next: Season complete.
 
12
Last Week: 12
South (Bloomington, Ind.) (26-0)
Indiana signee Jordan Hulls scored 14 points to lead the Panthers to their first state title with a 69-62 win over Snider (Fort Wayne, Ind.).
Next: Season complete.
 
13
Last Week: 13
South (Atlanta) (29-3)
Class 3A champions.
Next: Season complete.
 
14
Last Week: 14
Christ School (Arden, N.C.) (36-2)
Idle.
Next: Season complete.
 
15
Last Week: 15
DeMatha (Hyattsville, Md.) (31-4)
WCAC champions. Next: Season complete.
 
16
Last Week: NR
Pershing (Detroit) (26-1)
The Doughboys beat previously ranked Detroit Country Day and then pushed past Kalamazoo Central, 90-73, for the Class A state championship.
Next: Season complete.
 
17
Last Week: 17
Franklin (Seattle) (28-1)
Class 3A champions.
Next: Season complete.
 
18
Last Week: 18
McClymonds (Oakland) (29-2)
Division I finalists.
Next: Season complete.
 
19
Last Week: 19
Gonzaga (Washington, D.C.) (26-5)
WCAC finalist and Alhambra Catholic Invitational Tournament champions.
Next: Season complete.
 
20
Last Week: 20
Christ the King (Middle Village, N.Y.)(25-4)
New York CHSAA Class AA runners up.
Next: Season complete.
 
21
Last Week: 21
Neumann Goretti (Philadelphia) (26-3)
Philadelphia Catholic League champions.
Next: Season complete.
 
22
Last Week: 22
De La Salle (Concord, Calif.) (26-2)
Idle.
Next: Season complete.
 
23
Last Week: 23
Fairfax (Los Angeles) (27-5)
Division I semifinalists.
Next: Season complete.
 
24
Last Week: NR
Yates (Houston) (34-1)
Texas Class 4A champions.
Next: Season complete.
 
25
Last Week: 25
LeFlore (Montgomery, Ala.) (29-3)
Idle.
Next: Season complete.

 
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