Louis Bueckers and Brady Raph each scored 16 points for the Pine River-Backus Tigers in a 62-46 Northland Conference win over the Northome-Kelliher Mustangs Friday, Jan. 31.



Northome-Kelliher 23 23 -- 46

Pine River-Backus 29 33 -- 62



NORTHOME/KELLIHER

Will Gilbert 3, Cedric Barrett 7, Ethan Koisti 2, Ethan Dreher 2, Benji Jourdan 12, Landan Charnoski 6, Jack Gilbert 8, Beau Lindley 6. FT 5-7 (71%).

PINE RIVER-BACKUS

Champ Howard 2, Louis Bueckers 16, Brady Raph 16, Brady Bristow 9, Jaden Kramp 3, Kyosuke Marcum 4, Evan Fenstermaker 4, Caleb Travis 2, Rian Struss 6. FT 2-4 (50%). Conference: 5-6. Overall: 11-6.



Pine River-Backus 69, Nevis 67

PR-B’s Raph recorded 26 points for the Tigers as they defeated Class 1A’s 20th-ranked Nevis Tigers 69-67 Thursday, Jan. 30.

Bueckers added 18 points and Champ Howard 10 in the Northland Conference victory, which helped the Tigers avenge a 75-61 loss to Nevis on Dec. 19.



Nevis 31 36 -- 67

Pine River-Backus 37 32 -- 69

NEVIS

Mathias Warrington 13, Luke DeWulf 10, Derk Lindow 10, Eddie Kramer 31, Cain Mitchell 3. FT 14-19 (74%).

PINE RIVER-BACKUS

Champ Howard 10, Louis Bueckers 18, Brady Raph 26, Brady Bristow 4, Evan Fenstermaker 2, Rian Struss 9. FT 5-9 (56%). Conference: 4-6. Overall: 10-6.