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Osseo, Maple Grove Prepare for State Tournament

Mar 07, 2016 09:00PM ● By Doug Erlien
Both the Maple Grove and Osseo boys basketball teams advanced to the state tournament. The Orioles picked up the top seed in the tournament. Maple Grove is the fourth seed. 

Class AAAA Seeds
1. Osseo
2. Hopkins
3. Apple Valley
4. Maple Grove
5. Lakeville North
North St. Paul
Eden Prairie

Class AAAA Quarterfinals- Wednesday, March 9 – Target Center

10:00 a.m. – Eden Prairie (16-13) vs. Osseo (29-0)
The Orioles are back in the state tournament after a perfect regular season. They are making their ninth overall appearance and won the tournament in 2001 and 2012. If Osseo wins the tournament it will mark the first time a big school has claimed the boys basketball and Prep Bowl championships.

Scoring leaders for Osseo:
  • Zach Theisen 12.9 PPG
  • Damario Armstrong 12.2 PPG
  • Kameron Bettie 12.2 PPG
  • Allen Anderson 11.1 PPG

12:00 p.m. – Lakeville North (24-5) vs. Maple Grove (25-4)
The Crimson picked up the fourth seed in the tournament and are making their fourth overall state tournament appearance.

Scoring leaders for Maple Grove 
  • Brad Davison 20.4 PPG
  • Taron Pickford 11.0 PPG
  • Reed Nikko 10.7 PPG
  • Jack Hutchinson 10.6 PPG
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