The Centennial boys basketball team had been here before. The two-time defending Class 3A East regional champion found itself down by three points with six seconds left in regulation.
But the Eagles have turned to Omari Ringgold all year when they needed a big shot. With the season seconds away from ending, Ringgold delivered again.
He made a 3-pointer from the left corner as time expired to force overtime and Centennial went on to outlast host River Hill, 81-76, in triple overtime Thursday to reach the 3A East semifinals.
Ringgold finished with a career-high 42 points, including 16 in the extra sessions, for the Eagles (16-8). Timi Tinuoye had 16 points, and Chase...