Bishop Montgomery (26-2) pulled off the upset on Friday night before a sold-out crowd at Galen Center, knocking off No. 1-seeded Chatsworth Sierra Canyon, 70-63, in the Southern Section Open Division semifinals.
Jordan Schakel scored 15 of his 20 points in the fourth quarter, making three consecutive threes to enable the Knights to gain separation.
His three at the top of the key as the 35-second clock sounded with four minutes left was the dagger, giving the Knights a 57-51 lead.
“That was probably the most amazing feeling of my basketball life,” said Schakel, who ran into the Bishop Montgomery student section after the buzzer sounded in his best Lambeau Field...