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Huskies to face Saints for 3AA South title

Mon 3-11-2019

WORTHINGTON – Jackson County Central plays St. James Area in the championship game of the Section 3AA South Sub-Section boys basketball tournament at 7 p.m. Monday at Worthington High School. Coverage on 97.7 FM KKOJ and KKOJ.com starts at 6:45.

The second-seeded Huskies have made their way to the title game by beating seventh-seeded Tracy-Milroy-Balaton 72-66 and third-seeded Pipestone 66-56.

The top-seeded Saints have defeated eighth-seeded Windom 64-56 in overtime and fifth-seeded Fairmont 58-52.

St. James won the lone regular-season meeting between the teams 56-48 in Jackson on Feb. 2.

The winner advances to the Section 3AA championship game at 5 p.m. Thursday at Southwest Minnesota State University.

Redwood Valley (14-11) plays Morris/Chokio-Alberta (18-8) for the 3AA North title Monday at Willmar High School.