In a game where the shots would not fall, Austin boys used and aggressive defense, forcing Owatonna into 20 turnovers to get the win on the road 42 to 37. The Packers led at the half 22 to 18 . Austin played well down the stretch, holding on and getting the victory.
Austin will finally return home on Friday to play Mankato West. Seven of the next eleven games will be at home. Plan to come on Friday and cheer on the Pack!
Austin scoring: Gach Gach, 20; Zach Coffey, 7; Nik Gasner, 6; Tate Hebrink, 3; Noah Brehmer, 2; Both Gach, 2 ; Levi Vierkandt, 2; free throws: 31 percent (5-for-16)