Boys Basketball: Fanastic finish sends Benet to Final Four

<p>Hinsdale, IL - Tuesday, March 18, 2014: Benet's Liam Nelligan (25) puts up a shot vs Glenbard North's Pasquale Fiduccia (10) during the Class 4A Supersectional at Hinsdale Central. | Steve Johnston/For Sun-Times Media</p>

Hinsdale, IL - Tuesday, March 18, 2014: Benet's Liam Nelligan (25) puts up a shot vs Glenbard North's Pasquale Fiduccia (10) during the Class 4A Supersectional at Hinsdale Central. | Steve Johnston/For Sun-Times Media

It was a frantic, fantastic finish Tuesday night.

A dramatic push in the final 25 seconds of Tuesday’s Class 4A Hinsdale Central Supersectional lifted Benet past Glenbard North 62-59 and into the state finals for the first time since 1983.

Collin Pellettieri (26 points) gave the Redwings the lead for good when he connected on his eighth three-pointer, but it took blocked shots from Colin Bonnett and Sean O’Mara (21 points, seven rebounds) to preserve the victory and ignite a celebration.

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