Final 48: Day three from the state basketball championships

Hoover players hug at midcourt after beating Carver-Montgomery in the Final 48 6A semifinal game on Thursday. (

All 24 semifinal games at the Final 48 state basketball championships have concluded and the six title game matchups have been set.

On Thursday, the Mountain Brook boys team earned a spot in the 6A championship game by edging Blount 49-46. The Spartans will play for it all against Sparkman on Saturday at 7 p.m.

The Hoover girls squad will seek its third consecutive 6A state title after holding on to beat Carver-Montgomery 37-35 today. The Bucs will square off with Blount on Saturday at 5 p.m.

Below is the semifinal scores from day three at the Final 48 being played at the BJCC.

Boys Basketball

Class 6A Boys

Mountain Brook 49,{}Blount 46{} STATISTICS{}

Sparkman 79,{}Carver-Montgomery 68{}(OT) {}STATISTICS{}

Class 4A Boys

Madison County 71, Escambia County 68{} STATISTICS{}

J.O. Johnson 69, Handley 62 STATISTICS

Girls Basketball

Class 6A Girls

Blount 50,{}Huntsville 28{} STATISTICS{}

Hoover 37,{}Carver-Montgomery 35{} STATISTICS

Class 4A Girls

Clarke County 55, Madison County 51{} STATISTICS

Oneonta 50, vs. Dadeville 34{} STATISTICS{}

State Championship Games, Saturday

Class 4A Girls

Finals: Clarke County (28-4) vs. Oneonta (31-4), 1 p.m.

Class 4A Boys

Finals: Madison County (28-4) vs. J.O. Johnson (21-8)-Handley (26-7) winner, 3 p.m.

Class 6A Girls

Finals: Blount (29-4) vs. Hoover (27-4), 5 p.m.

Class 6A Boys

Finals: Mountain Brook (29-6) vs. Sparkman (29-7), 7 p.m.

Day two scores, pictures and highlights.Day one scores, pictures and highlights.