Cathedral beats Howe 88-86 in 2OT for City boys basketball championship



INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Cathedral defeated Howe 88-86 in the championship game of the City tournament on Monday night at Arsenal Tech High Schools.

The City Tournament title game tonight at Tech High School – Cathedral, the one seed going against Howe, the 7 seed.

Armaan Franklin of Cathedral finished with 36 points.

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The Hoosier state known for its rich basketball tradition, and for true hoops fans, it doesn’t get much better than the City tournament.

The Boys tournament began a week ago and two out of 17 teams remained Monday night in the fight for the title: No. 1-seeded Cathedral and the 7 seed Howe.

The Irish of Cathedral are the defending City tournament champions. In fact, they’ve played in this title game six our of the past seven seasons.

Howe on the other hand hasn’t won the City championship since 2015.

When these two teams met at the beginning of the season, Cathedral won 75-58.

Game time was set for 7:30 p.m. at Arsenal Tech High School.

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