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Red Wing forward Jon Sevlie (3) dishes off a pass to teammate Ben Miller (13) in the first half of Thursday's Missota Conference game against Shakopee at Red Wing High School.

Boys Basketball: Wingers make run, but can't complete comeback

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Falling behind by double digits to Shakopee, Red Wing had to make a switch on the defensive end.

Unable to contain the Sabers' post players in a man-to-man defense, the Wingers switched to a 1-3-1 zone and made the final nine minutes of Thursday's Missota Conference game a mad dash to the end.


"When we got in the 1-3-1, we finally started clicking as a team," said Red Wing sophomore guard Ty Buck.

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Joe Brown
Joe Brown is the sports editor for the Red Wing Republican Eagle. Previously, he worked at the Marshall Independent and the St. Cloud Times. For updates on local sports, follow Joe on Twitter at @RE_JBrown.
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