WWG 29-33 = 62 TMB 28-42 = 70 Tracy-Milroy-Balaton turned up the offense in the second half Tuesday night, outscoring Westbrook-Walnut Grove 42-33 in the second half to claim a 70-62 come-from-behind win at Tracy.
Four Chargers scored in double figures, led by a career-high 17 points from Shane Buchman. Aaron Hass added 13 points, Taylor Lindaman scored 11 and Alex Knutson added 10 points and six rebounds.
Next games: Check for updates after each game. MLA: vs. RRC (at Mt. Lake), Jan. 10 RRC: at MLA (Mt. Lake), Jan. 10 WWG: vs. SWC (at Westbrook), Jan. 10
SJA 27-34 = 61 Windom 39-38 = 77 A strong transition game allowed the Windom Eagle boys basketball team to snap a two-game losing streak Tuesday, defeating St. James Area 77-61 at Windom.
The Eagles broke the game open in the first half with an 8-0 run, sparked by several fast break baskets. The Eagles also forced St. James into poor shots and turnovers, resulting in chances to push the ball up the court.
The fast breaks continued in the second half. After the Saints had trimmed the Eagle lead to five points at 41-36, the Eagles outscored the Saints 36-25 the rest of the way.
Nathan Remmers led the Eagles with 23 points. Andy Pfeffer added 13 points and eight assists. Collin Lovell had 10 points and nine rebounds and Bryce Bever chipped in 10 points.
Next games: Check for updates after each game. Windom: vs. Luverne, Jan. 11