Tuesday night's boy's sectional semi-finals

Bowling Green's Vitto Brown dunks the Bobcats to an opening round win in the state playoffs over Otsego, 54-41.

Tuesday night was the opening round of the state playoffs in boy's high school basketball.

In Division I action at Central Catholic, Start beat Springfield 46-40 and Northview topped Maumee 48-44.

At Whitmer, it was Southview over St. Francis 68-43 and Bowsher beat Waite in the second game, 79-69.

Down at Liberty-Benton, Perrysburg pounded Lima Sr. 62-47 and Fremont Ross rolled over Clay 50-23.

In Division II at Swanton, Defiance knocked off Bryan 57-35 and it was Bowling Green over Otsego, 54-41.

Elsewhere in Division II, Woodward beat Port Clinton 65-48.

In Division III at Findlay, Van Buren beat Lakota 64-34 and Elmwood outlasted Carey, 64-57.

At Anthony Wayne, Evergreen knocked off Swanton 52-38 and Patrick Henry dumped Liberty Center, 56-43.