249 high school games, but 2 NSIC games beat all. Concordia (St. Paul) 56 Wayne State 46, ending a 52-game home winning streak for Wayne. And, then, Mankato State pulled out an improbable win at previously unbeaten Augustana 80-79 on 2 FT (at 0:45) then a layup (at :06) both by Ali Wilkinson.
For the record, the home teams won the big high school games. The Red Wing girls beat Chaska 62-55, and the Dover-Eyota girls beat Caledonia 69-61 in a battle of unbeatens.
Player of the Day: Wilkinson scored 35 points with 11 boards for Mankato. Coach of the Day: Paul Fessler, Concordia (St. Paul).