MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Senior guard Jamil Wilson scored 11 of his 24 points in the third quarter, as Racine Horlick took control on the way to beating Eau Claire North 55-47 Thursday in Division 1 quarterfinals of the WIAA boys state basketball tournament.
Horlick (23-1), advancing to Friday's semifinals, hit six of seven shots in the third quarter to turn a 21-15 halftime advantage to a 39-26 advantage.
North (17-8) was able to close to within six points four times, the last time at 53-47 with 10 seconds to go when senior Tyler Brown rebounded his own miss for a basket.
Brown led the Huskies with 19 points. Evan Anderson, the 6-11 center for the Huskies who will attend Wisconsin, scored six points and grabbed five rebounds.
UW recruit, Evan Anderson, was in foul trouble most of the game and finished with only 6 points and 5 rebounds.
Senior Antwon Oliver added 14 points for Horlick and junior guard Davontae Mullen had 13.
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