Knights Reach Semi’s

University of Texas recruit Matt Hill scored 21 points to lead Lincoln Southeast to a 68-53 victory over Omaha Bryan in the first round of the Class A boys state tournament tonight in Lincoln.Alek Blankenau added 16 points and Kris Bauer 10 for the 19-and-four Knights.

Avery Tyler had 18 points and Aaron Williams ten for the Bears, who have never advanced past the first round in four state tournament appearances. Bryan finishes the year 21-and-five.

The Knights move on to a 1:30 p-m semifinal tomorrow against top-seeded Bellevue West.