The game was tied 13-13 after one quarter. Newark led 26-22 at the half and 34-33 through three periods. The contest was knotted 47-all at the end of regulation, with Serena getting a last-second bucket from Jakob Setchell to send it into OT. In the extra session, the Huskers outscored the Norsemen 14-7.
Setchell scored 36 points — which included going 19 of 20 from the free-throw line — to lead Serena. Branden Franzen grabbed 12 rebounds. Trace Berggren snared 10 boards.
At St. Anne, Jeremy Durdan scored 27 points for the third-seeded Falcons during their loss to the No. 5 seed Chargers in the semifinals of the St. Anne Class 1A Regional.