Jonesboro’s Kahron Ross (left) protects the basketball as Benton’s Clay Anderson stumbles during the first quarter of Tuesday’s Class 6A state semifinal game at Don Riggs Hurricane Gym. Jonesboro defeated Benton 63-53 to earn its third consecutive trip to the state finals.
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By Cory Clark, Sun Staff Writer
JONESBORO — Entering Tuesday's Class 6A state semifinal, no team had come to Don Riggs Hurricane Gym and beaten Jonesboro on its home floor this season. Benton became just another victim.