If the history of recent games between Benilde-St. Margaret’s and Spring Lake Park boys’ basketball was any indication, Friday’s game between not only the top two North Suburban Conference teams, but No. 1 and No. 2 ranked Class AAA programs in the state wasn’t going to disappoint.
by Jason Olson Sports Editor Andover Andover held on to a five-point halftime lead to top Robbinsdale Armstrong 59-56 in Robbinsdale for its second win of the season, halting a six game losing streak Feb. 2. The Northwest Suburban Conference game took a higher pace in the second half as the Falcons out scored Andover [...]
Coon Rapids bid for its fifth win of the season fell one point short as Zimmerman defended its homecourt against the Cardinals in a 63-62 loss Jan. 30.
CTN recaps Coon Rapids 72-67 loss to Armstrong in boys’ basketball Jan. 20.
Park Center’s Quinton Hooker scored 20 points lead to eh Pirates and guard Isaiah McKay added 19 points while Blaine senior Tanner Schumacher led the home team with 15 points. The Pirates led by as much as 14 early but Blaine pulled within four points. [smooth=id:488]
Blaine ended its winning streak at three games following Friday’s 69-62 loss to Park Center in a Northwest Suburban Conference game. The Pirates led 31-25 at the half as Blaine couldn’t overcome the lead in the second half to fall to 8-6 overall, 4-5 in the conference for seventh place.
Fourth-ranked Spring Lake Park remained perfect in the North Suburban Conference after an 84-66 win at Fridley Jan. 20.