Division II regional championship
Who: Buchtel (19-7) vs. Cleveland Villa Angela-St. Joseph (19-7)
Where: Canton Memorial Civic Center
When: 6:15 p.m. Friday
Notebook: Buchtel beat Poland Seminary 60-51 and VA-SJ topped Cleveland Benedictine 66-62 in regional semifinals Wednesday in Canton. Jonathan King led the Griffins past the Bulldogs with 20 points. Ronnell Perie II (18 points), Chris Livingston (10 points) and Noah Peeples (nine points) also played key roles for Buchtel. VA-SJ features Jaden Hameed, Jason Priah, Khalil Mitcham and Latrace Jackson. Hameed scored 18 points, Priah contributed 14 points and Mitcham added in 12 points on Wednesday for the Vikings.
— Michael Beaven