The Arkoma Lady Mustangs will have at least one more week of basketball.
The Lady Mustangs routed the Stuart Lady Hornets 70-42 in the Class A Regional Tournament on Thursday night in Stuart.
The win not only put the Lady Mustangs into Saturday night's regional finals against Kiowa at 6:30 p.m. in Kiowa, Arkoma automatically earned a berth into next week's Class A Area Tournament, which will take place Thursday through Saturday at Southeastern Oklahoma State University's Bloomer Sullivan Fieldhouse in Durant.
The Mustangs stayed alive in the regional with a 55-52 overtime win over the Dewar Dragons in Friday afternoon's consolation semifinal in Kiowa. Arkoma's boys lost 59-49 to the Stuart Hornets on Thursday night in Stuart. The Mustangs will play the Keota-Clayton winner in the consolation finals at 3 p.m. Saturday in Kiowa.