Defending Champs Lose: Union Falls To Putnam City

Class 6A's defending boys champions are out of the 2013 State Tournament. Union fell to Putnam City Thursday night, 54-51.

Dexter Dean almost single-handily knocked the Redskins out, scoring all of his 12 points in the final quarter. Carson Meier lead the way for Union with 14 points and seven rebounds.

The Redskins had two chances to tie the game in the final seconds, but both three pointers missed the mark.

The Pirates now face No. 1 Midwest City at 9 PM Friday night.