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Scott Central beats New Site 52-49

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Victoria Vivians scored 42 points, including 26 in the second half, and Scott Central came from behind to beat New Site 52-49 in the girls Mississippi 2A state championship game.

Scott Central (34-4) trailed by 12 points to start the fourth quarter, but the 6-foot Vivians hit four 3-pointers during the Lady Rebels' rally - including one that banked in from about 30 feet.

Vivians also had 11 rebounds and six steals. Haley Watkins added seven points and eight rebounds.

Scott Central won the state title for the second time in three seasons despite shooting just 15 of 48 (31.3%) from the field.

New Site (31-5) was led by Grace Elliott's 18 points. Christy Clark added 11 points and eight rebounds.

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