Updates: Colorado Springs-area teams in state high school basketball tournaments

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Photo - The Mesa Ridge Grizzlies (62) host rival Widefield Gladiators (45) in a conference Girls Varsity Basketball game Tuesday January 9, 2018.  Photo by Jeff Kearney.















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The Mesa Ridge Grizzlies (62) host rival Widefield Gladiators (45) in a conference Girls Varsity Basketball game Tuesday January 9, 2018. Photo by Jeff Kearney. .

Here's a look at Thursday's Colorado high school basketball tournament games involving teams from the Colorado Springs area.

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- 3A girls, quarterfinals: St. Mary's defeated Cedaredge 64-33 in a morning game at DU. The Pirates will play in the semifinals Friday against the winner of Pagosa Springs-Lamar. St. Mary's emerges as team to beat in Class 3A, says Paul Klee.

- 3A girls, quarterfinals: CSCS vs. Centauri, at DU, 4 p.m.

- 2A boys, quarterfinals: Ellicott vs. Yuma, at Budweiser Events Center, 10:15 a.m.

- 4A girls, semifinals: Mesa Ridge vs. Pueblo South, at Denver Coliseum, 4 p.m. 

- 4A girls, semifinals: Widefield vs. Evergreen, at Denver Coliseum, 5:30 p.m.

Note: The Lewis-Palmer boys play in the Class 4A semifinals at 4 p.m. Friday against Pueblo West at the Denver Coliseum.

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