Sacred Heart downs Iberia to claim championship

With 61-45 loss, Iberia places second in Class 2

Iberia's Riley Hally, from left, Darrien Dickey and Dustin Bloodgood show their disappointment on the bench during the final minute of their 61-45 loss to Sacred Heart in the Class 2 Missouri State High School boys basketball championship game Saturday, March 15, 2014, in Columbia, Mo. The Rangers were ahead for most of the game until a Sacred Heart run in the fourth quarter.

Iberia's Riley Hally, from left, Darrien Dickey and Dustin Bloodgood show their disappointment on the bench during the final minute of their 61-45 loss to Sacred Heart in the Class 2 Missouri State High School boys basketball championship game Saturday, March 15, 2014, in Columbia, Mo. The Rangers were ahead for most of the game until a Sacred Heart run in the fourth quarter. Photo by The Associated Press.

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COLUMBIA, Mo. — Jaime Villalobos scored 16 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to help Sacred Heart beat Iberia 61-45 and win its first Class 2 boys championship Saturday.

Sacred Heart finished the season 31-0 and outscored Iberia 28-7 in the fourth quarter. The Gremlins iced the game at the free throw line, converting 15 of 18 attempts in the final 2:49. The team made 23 of 30 overall from the line.

Chase Lyles led all scorers with 19 points, including 11 free throws on 14 attempts.

Dexter Frisbie grabbed 12 rebounds and scored 10 points for Iberia (29-2), while Darrien Dickey added 12 points.

Both teams grabbed 31 rebounds and Iberia outshot Sacred Heart 38.3 percent to 34 percent. But the Rangers committed 18 turnovers, while only forcing nine and finished 6 of 9 from the free throw line.

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Iberia's Tyler Slawson, left, knocks the ball away from Sacred Heart's Keyaire Williams, center, as Stefan Cox, right, looks on during the first quarter of their championship game Saturday.

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Iberia's Dexter Frisbie, behind, battles Sacred Heart's Jamie Villalobos for a first-quarter rebound during their championship game Saturday.

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Video

The tip that won Iberia the semifinal game

Fan video of Iberia's Darrien Dickey tipping in his own missed shot at the buzzer to win the Missouri Class 2 boys basketball semifinal game against Canton.

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The tip that won Iberia the semifinal game

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