Jadyn Bussinger scored 17 points and the fifth-ranked Knights again did work at the foul line with 28 free throws to beat Pleasanton.
The No. 2-ranked Bulldogs score the final 13 points to run their winning streak to 10 games.
The World-Herald's Mike Patterson put together capsules previewing the upcoming girls state basketball tournament.
Tyler Pawloski is trying to change Pleasanton’s image one takedown at a time. Pawloski, a state champion a year ago, defeated Zac Hazen of Creighton in a 126-pound Class D semifinal Friday.
Elm Creek freshman Claire Cornell banked in a 10-foot jump shot with six seconds left to give Elm Creek a 37-35 overtime victory over upset-minded Pleasanton in the semifinals of the Fort Kearny Conference Tournament.
Pleasanton coach Eric Jones did what many before him did and what many after him will do. He made a concerted effort not to let All-State guard Kaylea Watson take over for Arapahoe.