COLUMBUS - Scottsbluff used a big second half to put North Platte away and advance to the finals of GNAC Conference Tournament.

The Bearcats held a narrow three point lead at the end of the first quarter, but outscored North Platte 36-15 in the second half. Sam Clarkson was a major part of that push, scoring 9 points in the fourth quarter alone. He ended the day with 17. 

Scottsbluff wins the game 59-32 and improves to 10-0 on the season.

North Platte (2-9) 10 7 5 10 - 32

Scottsbluff (10-0) 13 10 19 17 - 59