Packers earn hard fought road win.Austin came away with a hard fought win in Mankato on Friday night. The Cougars were coming off an impressive overtime win against the then undefeated Red Wing Wingers. Both teams hit numerous three pointers to start the game in a fast paced first half. Austin lead 35-34 at halftime.
The second half was close most of the way until Both Gach took over. Both made. Consecutive steals and dunks on back to back possessions to seal the game for Austin. Both finished the game with 20 points, 4 steals, 4 rebounds and 3 assists.
Scoring for Austin – Both Gach 20, Duoth Gach 12, Oman 8, Manyuon 8, Hebrink 8, Oberbroeckling 7, Coffey 7, Murray 2.
The Boyd finish the regular season this week with three games on the road. Tuesday will be in Albert Lea, Thursday in Byron, and Friday in Owatonna.