The Northeastern boys basketball team knocked off No. 2 seed Fairmont 73-59 on Tuesday in the Class 2A East Regional semifinal.
The Eagles (27-2) had key runs in the final three quarters to pull away from the Golden Tornadoes (26-1).
No. 3 Northeastern faces another test as it travels to Fayetteville on Saturday to take on No. 1 seed Farmville Central (26-0) at the Crown Coliseum in the regional final.