MORAGA -- Chris Hansen erupted for 22 points, grabbed 16 rebounds and contributed a key putback with under a minute to go to help the host Campolindo High boys basketball team end Miramonte's spirited comeback attempt with a 72-65 win in the North Coast Section Division III quarterfinals on Friday.

After the two Lamorinda rivals split their Diablo Foothill Athletic League series, the No. 3 seeded Cougars took control early, then held on when the No. 6 Matadors closed to within 68-63 with 1:26 left.

"(Miramonte) competes every possession and they have to be proud of how they played," Campolindo coach Matt Watson said. "We're extremely proud of how we played. ... When you take a rivalry game, anything can happen."

Matt O'Reilly added 15 points for the Cougars (22-6), who will play at No. 2 El Cerrito in next Wednesday's semifinals.

O'Reilly sparked an early 13-0 run with a highlight-reel transition dunk. He later drained a 3-pointer early in the fourth quarter after Miramonte (16-12) had whittled Campolindo's 15-point lead down to four.

The balanced Cougars also got 14 points from guard Andrew Zolintakis.

Miramonte's Drew Anderson scored 14 of his team-high 18 points in the second half and grabbed 15 rebounds. Joey Goodreault added 17 points for the Matadors.

Hansen, a 6-foot-6 junior forward, had his way inside in the third quarter when he scored nine points.


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"He's been huge all year," Watson said. "He's really coming into his own right now and he gets better literally every game."