Gunderson’s 26 leads Austin past New Prague

Published 6:47 am Monday, February 1, 2010

Connor Gunderson scored 21 points in the first half and 26 for the game as the Packers came from behind to beat New Prague Saturday on the road 65-56.

Trailing 32-31 at the half, Austin played consistent offense to score the victory.

“In the second half, we did a get job of running the half-court offense,” Austin coach Kris Fadness said.

In addition to 26 points, Gunderson added seven rebounds, was 10 of 11 from the field and was six of seven from the three-point line.

“For the game, Connor was phenomenal,” Fadness said.

T.J. Fritz had 11 points for Austin, while Tom Aase added nine and Jake Brehmer scored eight.