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Defending Champion Linn-Mar slips by Senior

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DES MOINES (KWWL) -

Defending state champion Linn-Mar High School got a game high 23 points from North Carolina recruit Marcus Paige to escape Mississippi Valley Conference rival Dubuque Senior High School 51-50 in the first round of the 4A State Boys Basketball Tournament.

Paige made a big assist to teammate Andy Henry who made the game winning shot with just 5 seconds to play.

The Senior Rams' Josh Weeber had just given his team a 50-49 lead with 17 seconds to play before Henry's last second shot.

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