Boys basketball roundup: Morris/Chokio-Alberta Tigers trounce Bulldogs, 72-49

Prep boys basketball report for Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in west central Minnesota. Morris/Chokio-Alberta builds a 38-20 halftime lead on its way past Paynesville
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MORRIS — The Morris/Chokio-Alberta boys basketball team put on an impressive display in a 72-49 victory over Paynesville on Monday night.

Riley Asmus, a ninth-grader, had 19 points, eight rebounds, four assists, three steals and two blocks for the Tigers, who improve to 5-4 with the non-conference victory.

Drew Huebner added 14 points and four assists and Drew Storck added 10 points for Morris/CA.

Paynesville, which is tied for first with Eden Valley-Watkins in the Central Minnesota Conference with a 2-0 record, is 7-3 overall.

The Bulldogs play host to Kimball at 7 p.m. Tuesday in a CMC game. The Cubs are 1-1 in the CMC and 5-5 overall.


Morris/CA plays BOLD at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday in a West Central Conference game in Bird Island.


Morris/CA 72, Paynesville 49

Paynesville (7-3)      20   29 — 49
Morris/CA (5-4)        38   34 — 72

PAYNESVILLE - Stats not available

MORRIS/CA - Scoring: Tyler Berlinger 6, Owen Anderson 5, Riley Asmus 19, Drew Huebner 14, Charlie Hanson 2, Kyle Fehr 6, Max Lietz 2, Rylan Larson 6, Drew Storck 10, Jack Tollefson 2 … 3-point shots: Asmus 5, Fehr 2 … Rebound leaders: Asmus 8, Berlinger 5, Storck 5 … Assist leaders: Berlinger 5, Asmus 4, Huebner 3, Fehr 3 … Steal leaders: Asmus 3, Asmus 2 ... Block leader: Asmus 2

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Lakeview 62, LQPV 47

Lakeview rattled off its sixth straight win while Lac qui Parle Valley dropped its fifth straight in a Camden Conference matchup at Madison.

The Eagles head to Tracy-Milroy-Balaton on Friday.

Lakeview (8-1)      31   31 — 62
LQPV (2-7)            28   19 — 47

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