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

Oskaloosa's Xavier Foster (from left) and Marion's Mason Rahe (31) battle for a rebound as Oskaloosa's Cole Henry (40) lays on the ground during the second quarter of a Class 3A quarterfinal game in the boys' state basketball tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)
Oskaloosa's Xavier Foster (from left) and Marion's Mason Rahe (31) battle for a rebound as Oskaloosa's Cole Henry (40) lays on the ground during the second quarter of a Class 3A quarterfinal game in the boys' state basketball tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)

The Iowa high school boys’ state basketball tournament continued Tuesday with seven more quarterfinal games at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.

Find box scores, photos and more coverage below.

State tournament coverage

» Marion loses a heartbreaker to Oskaloosa

» Clear Lake out to prove it was underseeded

» North Linn is bloodied but not beaten

» Updated state tournament pairings, scores and schedule

 

Tuesday's state tournament scores

CLASS 2A QUARTERFINALS

No. 1 North Linn 68, Des Moines Christian 45

Jake Hilmer hit 9 of 14 field goals and 12 of 15 free throws on his way to a tournament-high 34 points as North Linn (24-0) cruised to the semifinals.

Hilmer, who canned 4 of 6 3-pointers and also had six assists and five rebounds, scored 16 in the first quarter as North Linn took a 24-16 lead. The Lynx stretched the lead to 33-14 by halftime.

Justin Groen led the Lions (17-7) with 14 points.

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CLASS 3A QUARTERFINALS

No. 7 Norwalk 81, Ballard 39

This one couldn't have gone much differently than Ballard's season-opening 69-66 win over Norwalk back on Nov. 27.

Star point guard Bowen Born dropped a tournament-high 40 points on the Bombers (15-10), connecting on 16 of 24 shots from the field and 7 of 8 free throws while handing out four assists.

Norwalk (21-4) led 50-19 at halftime.

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No. 3 Clear Lake 61, West Delaware 46

Clear Lake (24-0) led wire to wire to stay undefeated and advance to the semifianls.

The Lions jumped out to a 20-11 lead after one quarter. Drew Enke scored a game-high 22 points while Carson Toebe added 16. Both also pulled down six rebounds.

Logan Woellert led West Delaware (17-7) with 11 points. Derek Krogmann had 10, plus eight boards.

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Winterset 59, No. 1 Sergeant Bluff-Luton 54

The Huskies (17-6) pulled off the upset of the tournament so far, taking down top-ranked, second-seeded Sergeant Bluff-Luton (20-4).

The Warriors shot just 33.3 percent, including 4 of 21 from 3-point range. Winterset was only 3 of 14 from deep, but was efficient inside the arc, making 23 of 37 (62.2 percent).

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Easton Darling led the way with 22 points for Winterset, which led 26-16 at halftime and by as many as 14 in the fourth quarter. Daniel Wright had 18 points and nine boards for SB-L.

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No. 6 Oskaloosa 51, Marion 49

Oskaloosa (17-5) rallied from 32-22 halftime deficit to return to the state semifinals. The team's largest lead of the game was the final margin.

Marion (16-6) held the ball for the final 1:20, but Mason Rahe's deep 3-pointer with four seconds left was well short. Jaffer Murphy had 16 points for Marion, Trevor Paulsen 14.

Rian Yates led Osky with 15 points, hitting 5 of 9 3-pointers. Cole Henry had 14 points and 12 rebounds, Xavier Foster 13 and nine. Oskaloosa buried 11 of 23 3-point attempts.

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CLASS 4A QUARTERFINALS

No. 7 Cedar Falls 63, No. 3 Sioux City East 41

Defending Class 4A state champion Cedar Falls (19-3) blasted Sioux City East in the state quarterfinals for the second straight year. The Tigers won 75-47 last season.

Northern Iowa football and basketball recruit Logan Wolf put up 21 points, seven rebounds and five assists for CF. Iowa football signee Jack Campbell added 16 points and 10 rebounds. The Tigers shot 50 percent from the field.

East (21-2) shot 29.8 percent and was 1 of 10 from 3-point range. Sayvion Armstrong scored 17 points.

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No. 2 North Scott 56, Ames 38

The Lancers (23-1) pulled away with a 37-18 second half after trailing by one at the break.

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Cortaviaus Seales led North Scott with 15 points and four assists. Reece Sommers and Ty Anderson both chipped in 13 points.

Tamin Lipsey and Corey Phillips paced Ames (17-5) with 11 points apiece.

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