Packer boys top Rockets

Published 10:56 pm Thursday, February 18, 2010

The Packers boys basketball team didn’t waste any time getting going in a 77-46 win at Rochester John Marshall Thursday.

Austin (9-10 overall, 6-8 Big Nine) out-rebounded the Rockets 38-21 and Austin led 36-21 at the half.

Austin scoring: Connor Gunderson, 19; Tim Erickson, 13; Matt Duren, 9; T.J. Fritz, 8; Jacob Brehmer, 6; Joey Swatfagger, 5; Andrew Kaiser, 4; Jay Ettinger, 3; Zach Fadness, 3; Quinn Yocom, 3; Tom Aase, 2; Caleb Knorr, 2; field goals: 43 percent (32-for-75); three-pointers: 36 percent (9-for-26); free throws: 57 percent (4-for-7)

JM scoring: Nate Ekhoff, 8; Mikail Gonyea, 7; Louis Hermansen, 7; field goals: 18-38 (47 percent); three-pointers: 50 percent (5-for-10); free throws: 50 percent (5-for-10)