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Valley City State has signed a pair of the top basketball players in the state.

Briton Bussman of Milnor at Williston’s Jayden Ferguson have inked letters of intent with the Vikings.

Bussman, a 6-foot-3 guard, was a Mr. Basketball finalists and first team all-state selection after averaging 28 points, 8 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game for the Bison, who posted a 23-2 record. He also shot 57 percent from the field and 41 percent on 3-pointers.

Ferguson led the West Region in scoring this past season, going for 23 points per game for the 3-17 Coyotes.

The 6-foot-5 forward also pulled down 7 rebounds per contest and shot 50 percent overall and 44 from 3-point range. He earned second team all-state honors.

The Vikings went 14-14 overall and finished third in the North Star Athletic Association.