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Last-second steal, layup push Fort Worth Dunbar boys over Everman

Dunbar’s Logan Ray, left, and Jarrod Fields, right, apply pressure to Everman forward Jonathan Jackson.
Dunbar’s Logan Ray, left, and Jarrod Fields, right, apply pressure to Everman forward Jonathan Jackson. Special to the Star-Telegram

Why Dunbar won: A capacity crowd at Burleson Centennial High School saw Logan Ray’s steal and fast-break layup with 5.3 seconds left break a 56-56, sending Dunbar to the Class 5A Region I tournament Friday in Snyder.

Key players: Ray finished with 13 points, nine in the second half. Jarrod Fields added 14 points and six steals. Everman’s Jonathan Jackson scored 20 of his game-high 27 points in the second half.

Key stats: Dunbar went on a 19-2 run for a 26-21 halftime lead.

Records: Dunbar 21-11; Everman 23-10

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