As the Game started on Tuesday night in Hancock the Owls jumped to a 18-13 lead. The Comets called a timeout to regroup and ended the half on a 23-2 run. The Comets defense and better shot selection shut down the Owls in the second half. The final score was 80-40. The Comets shot 46% from the floor, Jake Isaac was the leading scorer with 28 points and 10 boards. Chris Tungseth had 10 points and 6 boards. Micah Jones and Evan Malmstrom also scored 8 points each.
The Hillcrest boys basketball team has won 8 of their last 9 games. They play Rothsay Thursday night at home and Oak Grove in Fargo on Saturday.