By Tyler Hemstreet
Another two-and-out showing by third-ranked Bothell, which bid farewell to star guard Zach LaVine, headed off to UCLA, in the process.
Newport of Bellevue held off a late Cougars’ charge to win, 65-58, and advance to Saturday’s Class 4A fourth/sixth place consolation game.
The Knights led 53-44 after three quarters, but the Cougars cut the lead to 59-56 with three minutes left. But Bothell couldn’t get it any closer, missing three 3-point attempts — two by LaVine — in the final minute and a half. LaVine finished with 27 points, but missed all 10 of his 3-point …