LINCOLN – Top seeded Freeman took down Gordon-Rushville 52-20 in the first round of the boys state basketball tournament.

The result never looked in doubt after the Falcons outscored the Mustangs 18-4 in the first quarter.

Freeman now advances to the Class C2 semifinals to play the winner of Cedar Catholic and Elkhorn Valley.

Watch highlights in the video above.

Freeman (26-1) 18 10 15 9- 52

Gordon-Rushville (17-4) 4 9 4 3- 20



Freeman: Carter Ruse-18, Taylan Vetrovsky-15, Carter Niles-7, Hudson Vetrovsky-3, Kellen Anderson-3, Easton Buss-2, Hayden Jennings-2, Jurgens-2

Gordon-Rushville: Logan Slama-10, Jace Nelson-6, Carter Anderson-2, Keenan Schwarting-2