Fourth-seeded Andover opened play in Section 7AAAA with a 57-49 win over rival and No. 5 seed Blaine March 7. Blaine’s Matt Barthels and Andover’s Jake McNallan each had 15 points to share game-high honors. Bengals senior Jerome Egbujor had a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds, while senior guard Joe Robel had four [...]
Andover, Anoka and Legacy Chrstian survive opening round games while Spring Lake Park is upset by Totino-Grace in its opener.
Andover 71, Anoka 66 Anoka senior guard Malcom Seals had a game-high 29 points, but it wasn’t enough for the Tornadoes as Andover won the rivalry-game 71-66 in Anoka Feb. 15. Huskies junior forward Connor Wilkie had 27 points for the visitors, who led by five points at the break and made it stand for [...]
After keeping it close in a low-scoring first half, Maple Grove busted out in the second half on a 25-8 run over a span of 8:30 of the second half in a 60-41 Northwest Suburban Conference win at Blaine, Jan. 18.
Boys’ basketball game recaps from Jan. 4-10 including an Andover win over Blaine, Anoka and Coon Rapids losses and Spring Lake Park keeps pace at the top of the North Suburban Conference.
Top area programs gear-up for holiday break tournaments.
Area girls’ basketball teams wrap-up the pre-winter break portion of the schedule with mixed results.