Fayetteville -- In the fourth meeting this season between the two schools, Northside of Jacksonville beat rival Southwest Onslow 54-44 to earn a spot in the men's 2A Eastern Regional Final.
Davion Ayabarreno led all scorers with a game high 16 points.
Northside will face the winner of Wednesday's weather-delayed semifinal matchup between Trinty (26-1) and Kinston (23-4).
Kinston heads to the Eastern Regionals as the two-time defending state champions.
The 2A Eastern Regional final game will take place Saturday at noon at the Crown Arena.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.