Roxana defeated Red Bud, 53-41 Wednesday night in the Class 2A Dupo boys basketball Regional.  The Shells will now face the Marquette Explorers Friday night in the Dupo (2A) Regional title game. 


Roxana senior Trace Gentry scored a game-high 22 points Wednesday night against Red Bud including five three-pointers in the first half.  Zach Golenor added 10 for Roxana. 


The Shells led 31-10 at halftime but Red Bud got the game to within five points (42-37) early in the 4th quarter. 


**Roxana (20-10) vs. Marquette (20-9) - Class 2A Dupo Regional Championship Game - Friday night at 7 here on the Big-Z. 


Roxana boys basketball coach Mark Briggs on the win over Red Bud and the regional title game coming up against Marquette: