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Cedar Rapids Kennedy rallies by Dubuque Hempstead in 1st Round of Boys State Basketball

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Cedar Rapids Kennedy trailed by as many as 21 to Dubuque Hempstead before rallying to beat the Mustangs 55-47 in the first round of the 4A Boys State Basketball tournament.

Kennedy had four players in double figures led by Jackson Foley and Derrick Diggins with 14 points a piece. Hempstead was led by Curtis Martin III with a game high 19.

Hempstead led 32-11 midway thru the second quarter, but Kennedy outscored the Mustangs 19-2 in the 3rd quarter and 44-15 over the final 20 minutes of the game to get the win and advance to play Iowa City West.

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