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Iowa boys' state basketball 2019: Monday's scores, stats and more

Iowa City Regina's Ashton Cook (24) scores a basket surrounded by three Boyden-Hull defenders during the second quarter of their Class 2A quarterfinal game in the Boys' High School State Basketball Tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Monday, Mar. 4, 2019. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)
Iowa City Regina's Ashton Cook (24) scores a basket surrounded by three Boyden-Hull defenders during the second quarter of their Class 2A quarterfinal game in the Boys' High School State Basketball Tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Monday, Mar. 4, 2019. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)

The Iowa high school boys’ state basketball tournament tipped off Monday at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines with seven quarterfinal games.

Find box scores, photos and tournament coverage below.

State tournament coverage

» Alburnett wins another thriller, outlasts Sioux Central

» Montezuma shoots its way past Algona Garrigan in 1A quarterfinals

» Boyden-Hull just too much for Iowa City Regina

» Boys' state basketball: Class-by-class, round-by-round predictions

 

Monday's state tournament schedule, scores

CLASS 1A QUARTERFINALS

No. 1 Grand View Christian 58, Council Bluffs St. Albert 51

Two-time defending champion Grand View Christian (24-1) passed a major quarterfinal test against eighth-seeded St. Albert (12-14).

The Saints led by six in the first quarter, then cut a 10-point GVC lead to 53-51 with 1:10 left, but couldn't score again.

Bryce Crabb led the Thunder with 17 points.

» Box score

No. 5 Montezuma 78, Algona Garrigan 65

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The Braves (22-1) made 9 of 12 3-pointers in the first half and raced to a 47-29 lead at the break en route to a quarterfinal victory.

Trey Shearer made all five 3-pointers he attempted and finished with a game-high 25 points. Hunter Ray added 15 points and nine rebounds.

TJ Schnurr led Garrigan (19-7) with 19 points. Angelo Winkel had 18.

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Remsen St. Mary's 58, Clinton Prince of Peace 55

St. Mary's (20-6) shot 48.8 percent from the field and made 7 of 13 3-pointers and 11 of 15 free throws to hold off Prince of Peace (20-4).

The Irish got within three late, but Kaidon Larson couldn't connect on a 3 with 11 seconds left. Prince of Peace was 2 of 12 from deep. After two missed St. Mary's free throws, Larson was fouled with 2.5 seconds left before he could attempt another trey.

Spencer Schorg scored a game-high 19 points for the Hawks on 6-of-12 shooting. Skyler Waldschmitt added 14 and seven rebounds. Larson led four Irish in double-figures with 16.

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Alburnett 55, No. 3 Sioux Central 54

Hunter Caves' banked-in jumper with 12.9 seconds to go gave Alburnett (19-5) the upset win in a battle of first-time state qualifiers. Sioux Central could only get a full-court heave at the buzzer after turning it over.

Ben Hargens put the Rebels (22-3) up 54-53 with 45 seconds left, but Hunter Decker missed the front end of a one-and-one after a Caves miss, and Caves took advantage of a second opportunity.

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The Pirates sprinted to a 9-0 lead, but the Rebels recovered and got within 12-8 going to the second quarter. It was 25-18 Alburnett at halftime, then Sioux Central used a 22-14 third quarter to take the lead heading into a back-and-forth final frame.

Caves finished with 19 points and eight rebounds to lead Alburnett. Austin Huber added 17 points, making 5 of 7 3-pointers. Decker and Logan Grote each had 15 for Sioux Central.

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CLASS 2A QUARTERFINALS

No. 8 Boyden-Hull 61, No. 7 Iowa City Regina 56

Beau De Jongh scored 25 points on 7-of-12 shooting as Boyden-Hull (23-2) built a 15-point fourth-quarter lead and held off a frantic charge from Regina to advance to the semifinals.

The Comets shot 58.8 percent as a team. The Regals (20-3) struggled from 3-point range (5 of 20).

Masen Miller led Regina with 17 points.

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No. 2 South Hamilton 73, Rock Valley 61

South Hamilton (22-1) prevented an all-Siouxland Conference semifinal by downing Rock Valley (18-8).

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Conner Hill made 8 of 14 shots, including 3 of 4 from distance on his way to a game-high 22 points for the Hawks, who shot 52 percent. Cole Berg added 17 points, Logan Peters 16 and seven rebounds.

Jaxon Rus led the Rockets, who never led, with 18 points.

» Box score

No. 10 Van Meter 43, No. 4 Dike-New Hartford 32

Van Meter (22-2) started the third quarter on a 12-0 run to overturn an 18-13 halftime deficit. The Bulldogs outscored the Wolverines (21-2) 30-14 in a dominant second half.

Anthony Potthoff and Ryan Schmitt paced Van Meter with 12 points and seven rebounds and 11 points and 10 boards, respectively.

Cade Fuller had 18 points and made 4 of 9 3-pointers, but D-NH shot just 27.3 percent overall.

» Box score

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