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Boys basketball: Detroit Lakes 75, Senior High 50

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Joe Mollberg scored 24 points for Detroit Lakes to lead the Lakers past East Grand Forks Senior High on Tuesday in the Minnesota Section 8AAA playoffs. The loss ended Senior High's season.

"Our guys competed until the final buzzer," Senior High coach Travis Lindgren said. "I'm proud of their effort."

Detroit Lakes led 44-16 at the half.

The Lakers, led by Mollberg -- a UND football recruit -- played at a fast pace.

"We didn't have time to get into much offense," Lindgren said. "They played at a fast level."

Senior High had a stronger second half but the Lakers did their damage in the first half.

"We didn't get into the playoff feel until too late," Lindgren said.

Senior High ends the year at 13-13.

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