RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - John Marshall beat George Wythe Thursday 74-56 to win the group 3A boys basketball state championship.
The game marked the first time in history that two boys programs from Richmond city schools will meet for a state championship.
Marshall has won six titles all-time and were runners-up last year. Wythe last played for a state championship in 2002. The Bulldogs have never won a basketball state championship.
The two teams have met twice this year with each team winning once. Wythe won the last meeting in the region finals.