The Albany Huskies boys' basketball team defeated Benson 64-57 in the third-place game of a Christmas tournament at Willmar on Thursday night. Albany (3-4 was on fire on the three-point line by hitting nine out of 14 shots launched beyond the arc; they were also 15-of-19 at the charity stripe. Nick Raeker hit four threes to go with five steals, while John Elliot also added 12 points to pace the Huskies. Benson (1-6) was a cool 22-for-62 from the floor and trailed 32-24 at halftime.
The Huskies girls' basketball team opens up tournament action at Little Falls on Friday when they face St. Cloud Apollo (1-6) at 2 p.m.
The Huskies wrestling team opens up the two-day Rumble on the Red tournament in Fargo on Friday. Click on the link to read more.