Posted: Mar 1, 2011 10:13 PM by Lee Douglas
Updated: Mar 2, 2011 4:37 AM
The remaining Colorado Springs 5A basketball teams have been eliminated from the state high school basketball tournament.
All of the area boys' 5A teams were eliminated over the weekend. The remaining three girls' teams all fell on Tuesday night.
The second seeded Palmer Terrors were upset on their home court 48-41 by third seeded Grand Junction. Fourth seeded Doherty lost on the road at top seeded Legacy 50-26. And fifth seed Pine Creek lost 51-41 at top seed Monarch.
Southern Colorado has many teams remaining in the 1A, 2A, 3A and 4A tournament. Those games resume on Friday.