Minnesota High School Basketball - Albert Lea overwhelmed by Mankato East
(February 9, 2012: Mankato, MN 56001) The Mankato East Cougars basketball team scored 80 points and restricted the visiting Albert Lea Tigers to 48 in the Cougars league victory on Thursday.
The Cougars now sport a 19-2 record. They play next when they travel to Winona for a Big 9 contest on Saturday, February 11. Mankato East will meet a Winhawks team coming off a 46-41 league loss to Century (Rochester, MN). The Winhawks record now stands at 6-12.
The Tigers (2-18) will now prepare for their contest against Byron (Byron, MN). The Bears come into the non-league contest with a 11-11 record. In their last contest, Byron trounced La Crescent (La Crescent, MN), 73-54, in a league contest.