KALAMAZOO — St. Joseph hit Kalamazoo Central with its best shot in Wednesday's Division 1 boys basketball regional semifinal, but the Maroon Giants came right back with one of their own.

No. 8 Kalamazoo Central won 61-56, erasing the Bears' early 14-point lead with a 16-0 run, then hanging on to win a closely contested matchup.

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