LA North: Burbank boys get tough first-round game in Division II state championships

Burbank plays Murrieta Valley in the first round of the CIF Division II state boys basketball championships. Burbank is 23-8 and ended its Southern Section Division 2AA playoff run with a 71-48 loss to Compton in the semifinals.

Murrietta Valley (27-4), the No. 3 seed in the Southern California bracket of the Division II state championships, beat Compton, 50-44, in the championship game of the Southern Section Division 2AA playoffs.