Jasper Timm scored 27 points and put back a rebound at the buzzer to give Duluth Marshall a 71-69 boys basketball nonconference win at Ely on Monday night.

The Hilltoppers trailed by nine points at halftime before outscoring the Timberwolves 37-26 in the final 18 minutes.

Brock Latourell led Ely with 30 points and hit eight 3-pointers.

Two Harbors 65, LCA 64

Clark Nelson’s putback at the buzzer gave the host Agates the one-point nonconference win over the Lions.

Lance Puffer netted 32 points for Lakeview Christian Academy.

Deer River 95, Barnum 82

Sam Rahier scored a game-high 29 points and hit seven of the Warriors’ 16 3-pointers in the nonconference win at Barnum.


Duluth Marshall 72, Ely 38

The visiting Hilltoppers set up a big Lake Superior Conference matchup with Proctor by downing the Timberwolves by 34 points.

Gianna Kneepkens scored 25 points to pace Marshall (12-1), which travels to Proctor (15-1) tonight.

Duluth East 73, Cloquet 40

Ashlynne Guenther scored 20 points to lead four Greyhounds in double figures at Cloquet.


Duluth Marshall 1, Sartell 0

Goaltender Maureen Dwyer stopped all 32 shots she faced and Maren Friday’s first-period power-play goal was the difference in the Hilltoppers’ win at Sartell-St. Stephen.