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Friday's high school state basketball roundup: Dan River boys oust Bruton in 2A quarterfinal

Just like in a 2014 state boys basketball championship game, the Bruton Panthers lost Friday to a favored Dan River squad.

Dan River won 65-56 this time in a Group 2A quarterfinal in Harrisonburg.

Bruton (10-17) had three double-figure scorers at the James Madison Convocation Center: Bryan Carr with 14 points, Donevan Adkins with 12 and Greg Dockery with 11.

Carr was just 4 of 14 from the field, and the Panthers were 19 of 52. The Panthers held the lead past the midway point of the second quarter but then yielded.

Dan River (21-3) was 27 of 59 from the floor and outrebounded Bruton 44-26.

Jaquon Durant scored 19 points, Daniel Dickerson 15 and Zemar...