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Beaumont United wins state 5A basketball championship with 71 to 70 overtime victory

The Timberwolves defeated Dallas Kimball Friday night at the Alamodome

BEAUMONT, Texas — March Madness has started a little early in the 409!

The Beaumont United Timberwolves scored an incredible overtime victory and defeated Dallas Kimball Friday night in the 5A state championship for boys basketball.

Heading into the game, the Timberwolves were 30-0 on the season; they were the only undefeated boys team. This was the school's first state title game and only their third season.

409Sports Director Ashly Elam is in San Antonio and will have highlights and reaction during a live report from the Alamodome tonight on 12News @ 10 p.m. 

Final score

(2) Beaumont United 71
(12) Dallas Kimball 70

Fourth Quarter

(2) Beaumont United 56
(12) Dallas Kimball 45

Third Quarter

(2) Beaumont United 51
(12) Dallas Kimball 44

Halftime

(2) Beaumont United 37 

(12) Dallas Kimball 28 

First Quarter

(2) Beaumont United 19
(12) Dallas Kimball 14

5A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
(2) Beaumont United vs (12) Dallas Kimball
Friday | 7:00 p.m. | Alamodome San Antonio

The Timberwolves punched their ticket the the championship game after a dominating performance against Leander Glenn in the semifinal game.