The Mark Keppel Aztecs basketball team lost in overtime Friday's home CIF tournament game against Miller by a score of 62-57.
The game was Keppel’s first foray into the 2014 CIF Southern section Boys Playoff tournament – Division 1A
In the same first round play Alhambra High lost to Alemany. 74-44.
After going behind in the first quarter, the Aztecs outscored Miller in the second and third quarter. In the forth quarter, Miller tied up the game and then took the lead in overtime, scoring 7 points to Keppel’s 2 points.
Miller will go on to play Lawndale in the second round of the play offs.
Keppel will most likely continue in the state tournament yet to be schedule.
Keppel Girls varsity basketball team will travel to Gardena tonight to play against Serra High.