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Published March 03, 2012, 05:22 PM

Linton-HMB Beats Divide County 68-43

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Tanner Purintun scored 32 points to lead Linton-Hazelton-Moffit-Braddock to a 68-43 win over Divide County Saturday in the seventh-place game at the North Dakota Class B boys basketball tournament.

By: Associated Press,

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Tanner Purintun scored 32 points to lead Linton-Hazelton-Moffit-Braddock to a 68-43 win over Divide County Saturday in the seventh-place game at the North Dakota Class B boys basketball tournament.

Purintun was 14-for-28 from the field for the Lions (18-9). He added nine rebounds, four steals and three assists.

Purintun was the only Linton player to reach double figures in scoring. He had 18 points as the Lions raced out to a 33-16 halftime lead.

Divide County (18-10) got 25 points and 17 rebounds from Andreas Holm.

The Maroons shot just 29 percent from the field. They hit only one of 18 3-point attempts.


Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

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