Posted On: 02/23/21 12:50 AM

Tipton-Rosemark Academy defeated FACS, 67-60, Monday night to end its long win streak at 17 and advance to the Division II-A Boys West Region Tournament Championship game.

The Rebels will face No. 2 ECS, which defeated No. 1 Lausanne on the road, 49-36.

Here are three takeaways from TRA’s win over the Crusaders.

Cameron DoneganCameronDonegan5'5" | PGTipton-Rosemark | 2021StateTN might have played his best game of the season

The game was tied 31-all early in the third quarter when senior point guard Cameron Donegan scored six straight points, which were part of an 8-0 run, to put the Rebels out front. Donegan scored nine points in the third quarter, helping TRA build a 48-37 lead heading into the fourth quarter.

FACS didn’t have a guard that could stay in front of the 5-foot-8 roadrunner. Donegan was blowing past each Crusader defender each time he was able to get a step ahead. Each time he headed to the basket, he used his craftiness to avoid an offensive foul, going up-and-under in mid-air in slow motion for a layup.

Donegan’s production was important because senior wing Alex Anderson scored only two of his 14 points in third quarter that started with both program trading scores,

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