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Lyle-Pacelli boys top Hope Lutheran

Lyle/Pacelli's David Diang goes in for a lay-up against Hope Lutheran in the first half Friday night at Pacelli. - Eric Johnson/photodesk@austindailyherald.com

The Lyle-Pacelli boys basketball team beat Hope Lutheran (5-12 overall, 4-11 SEC) 73-36 in Pacelli Gym Friday.

LP (8-11 overall, 5-7 SEC) snapped a three-game losing skid with the win.

Lyle/Pacelli's Damian Haugen drives on Hope Lutheran's Josh Forst during the first half Friday night at Pacelli. - Eric Johnson/photodesk@austindailyherald.com

The 1992 state champion Pacelli basketball team was recognized at halftime of the game.

LP has now swept the season series with the Patriots as it won the first meeting 75-52 Jan. 13.

The Athletics will host Grand Meadow Monday at 7:30 p.m.