Chase Claypool and the Abby Senior Panthers are the top seed at AAA basketball provincials this week at the Langley Events Centre.

Chase Claypool and the Abby Senior Panthers are the top seed at AAA basketball provincials this week at the Langley Events Centre.

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The Abbotsford Senior Panthers are the favourites heading into the AAA boys basketball provincials at the Langley Events Centre this week.

The Abbotsford Senior Panthers are the favourites heading into the AAA high school boys basketball provincials at the Langley Events Centre this week.

The Panthers, coming off a dominant run to the title at the Fraser Valley tournament, are seeded No. 1 at the B.C.’s.

They tip off today (Wednesday) against No. 16-seeded North Peace of Fort St. John at 11:30 a.m. The victor moves on to the quarter-finals at 6:15 p.m. on Thursday, where they will face the winner of No. 8 Wellington and No. 9 Matthew McNair.

Visit abbynews.com for updates throughout the tournament.

Visit the Langley Events Centre website for a complete tourney schedule.

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