ARVADA — Arvada West finished off its boys basketball regular season with an impressive victory Friday night.

The Wildcats (17-6, 6-2 in Class 5A Jeffco) used a third-quarter rally on the way to a 56-48 win over rival Ralston Valley (16-6, 5-2). The Mustangs have a quick turnaround hosting Lakewood at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, in their regular-season finale.

Both A-West and Ralston Valley could be a top-16 seed for the 48-team 5A state tournament that begins Wednesday, Feb. 20. State brackets are scheduled to be released on CHSAANow.com on Sunday, Feb. 17.