NDN basketball

Lutheran High’s boys and girls basketball teams both found themselves in close games at halftime Friday night against Clarkson/Leigh.

But only the boys team managed a victory against the Patriots.

After leading just 27-24 at the half the Eagles outscored Clarkson/Leigh 29-7 in the second half to clinch a 56-31 win, but the Lutheran High girls were unable to convert a 26-24 lead at intermission into a victory and fell to the Patriots 50-45.

 

In other news

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Brad Davison couldn’t hit a shot in practice the last two days, but that changed Saturday when he scored 30 points on 8-of-11 3-point shooting to lead Wisconsin to an 81-64 win and send Nebraska to its school-record tying 10th straight loss 81-64 on Saturday.

WAYNE — The visitors came away with a pair of white-knuckle wins as the Wayne State College men and women hosted Concordia St. Paul in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference basketball here at Rice Auditorium on Friday night.

HUMPHREY — After playing to an 18-all draw after one quarter, Humphrey St. Francis put on the afterburners and rolled over Elkhorn Valley 80-44 on Friday. It was the final regular-season game for both teams before next week's subdistricts.