The Packers scored 56 points in the second half on Friday night to defeat the Albert Lea Tigers 90 to 50. Austin led Albert Lea at the half 34 to 28. Austin used balanced scoring and a suffocating defense to take down the Tigers. Zach Coffey led Austin in scoring with 16 points.
Austin has had 6 straight road games and will travel to Owatonna on Tuesday night to take on the Huskies.
Austin scoring: Zach Coffey, 16; Gach Gach, 10; Kyle Oberbroeckling, 10; Levi Vierkandt, 10; Noah Brehmer, 9; Tate Hebrink, 9; Connor Bollum, 9; Nik Gasner, 8; Both Gach, 3; Elijah Andersen, 3; Anthony Sanchez, 2; Taylor Peck, 1; field goals: 52 percent (30-for-58); free throws: 69 percent (18-for-26); rebounds: 36