The Times West Virginian

March 14, 2013

Bears, Huskies shoot for state title

Four Big 10 teams part of deep AA field

By Nick Cammuso
Times West Virginian

FAIRMONT — With all eyes on Charleston, one has to think a few sets of them interested in the Class AA boys’ basketball state tournament field are pointed back this way.

The reason? 

To find out how the Big 10 has four schools — No. 2 seed Fairmont Senior, No. 4 Robert C. Byrd, No. 6 Bridgeport and No. 8 North Marion, or half of state participants — in the double-A portion of the 100th annual event that begins this morning at the Charleston Civic Center Coliseum.

For Marion County’s two state tournament teams, FSHS and North, each has taken a different route to reach the Capital City again.

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