Willmar boys face top seed in 2AAA
The Willmar Cardinals (17-10), the No. 4 seed in Section 2AAA boys basketball, take on top seed Mankato West (25-1) at 6 p.m. today at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter.
No. 3 Worthington (19-5) and No. 2 Marshall (20-7) willfollow.
Willmar prevailed over Mankato West 66-62 in overtime in last year's final. The Scarlets returned four starters and have won 23 straight since losing to Eden Prairie, 81-55, on Dec. 13 at Marshall.
Tonight's winners advance to the championship at 7 p.m. next Thursday.