Lutheran High Northeast boys basketball tries to break out of funk as they visit Walthill tonight

The Lutheran High Northeast boys basketball team is 8-5 on the season after dropping a home game to Battle Creek last Thursday night 66-59. 

This year the Eagles have earned wins over West Point Guardian Angels Central Catholic, Twin River, Pender, Norfolk Catholic, Homer, Pierce, Heartland Lutheran, and Wausa while falling to Wisner/Pilger, Ponca, Omaha Concordia, Osmond, and Battle Creek.  LHNE is outscoring their opponents on average through 13 games 58.6-51.5.  The Eagles are in a spell where they have lost two games in a row and three of their last four.  Lutheran High Northeast returns to action this evening when they visit 8-4 Walthill.

In other news

Trae Young poured in a career-high 50 points and the Atlanta Hawks closed on a 10-0 run to beat the Miami Heat, 129-124.  Young made 18-19 free throws and 8-15 three-pointers to help Atlanta overcome Bam Adebayo’s 28 points and season-high 19 rebounds for Miami.