Tuesday’s Iowa Boys State Basketball Scores


March 6th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

2-A State Tournament
First Round
  • Sheldon 63, Pella Christian 57
  • Kuemper Catholic 61, Nodaway Valley 54

Sam Brincks scored 24 points and Kuemper Catholic used a big rebounding advantage to post a 61-54 victory over Fourth ranked Nodaway Valley in a class 2A quarterfinal round game. Kuemper took the lead for good by outscoring the Wolverines 21-11 in the third quarter and then held off a fourth quarter rally to avenge a 64-60 loss to Nodaway Valley in their regular season finale.The Knights owned a 37-27 rebounding advantage in part due to foul trouble to Nodaway Valley center Alex Welsch. The six-foot, seven senior still finished with 16 points and 12 rebounds. Nodaway Valley ends the season with a record of 23-2.

3-A State Tournament
First Round
  • Davenport Assumption 55, Dallas Center-Grimes 45
  • MOC-Floyd Valley 52, Grinnell 44
  • Waverly-Shell Rock 54, Mount Pleasant 49 (OT)
  • Harlan 67, Vinton-Shellsburg 56

Harlan outscored top ranked Vinton-Shellsburg 10-0 to start the third quarter as the Cyclones raced away to a 67-56 victory in a class 3-A quarterfinal round game. Adam Juhl led the Cyclones with 17 points. Maxton Kearns led Vinton-Shellsburg with 19 points. The Vikings suffered their first loss of the season and close it out with a record of 24-1.