Chase sparks Tigers past Red Lake
Griffin Chase hit six 3-pointers and scored a career-high 22 points in leading the Nevis boys basketball team to an 83-78 win at Red Lake Tuesday night.
Gavin Becker also scored 22 points while Taylor Chase added 19 points for the Tigers, who trailed 42-39 at the half. Jake Keranen (10), Taylor Chase (7) and Courtland Chase (6) combined for 23 rebounds while Taylor Chase led the way with six assists and two steals. Courtland Chase had five assists, Becker had three assists and Griffin Chase had two steals as Nevis improved to 4-1 in conference play and 6-4 overall.
"We started the new year off in exciting fashion as we got a huge conference win at Red Lake," said Nevis head coach Scott Kramer. "We were down 77-72 with 1:40 to play when everything seemed to go our way as we ended the game on an 11-1 run to steal a win on the road."