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On The Street
February 20, 2017
Boys basketball: B-E a part of log jam atop LEC after win
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team was on a four-game winning streak after taking care of Underwood 56-40 last Friday night. The Chargers (14-8, 8-4 Little Eight Conference) won the game at the free throw line, knocking down 23-of-33 shots. The Rockets (4-18, 2-9 LEC) were...
February 20, 2017 - 11:46am
February 15, 2017
Girls Basketball: B-E comes close against No. 3 Wheaton-Herman-Norcross
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team held its own for much of Tuesday's game against Wheaton-Herman-Norcross, but the No. 3-ranked Warriors' free throw shooting stood true late and they won the game 48-36. "We made mistakes down the stretch, and they made their shots," Chargers...
February 15, 2017 - 1:14pm
February 14, 2017
Boys basketball: Chargers show the depth of the 6A field in knocking off Parkers Prairie
Brandon-Evansville’s James Strese couldn’t find any kind of rhythm in warmups on Tuesday night in Parkers Prairie. Turns out he was just...
February 14, 2017 - 11:10pm
February 13, 2017
Boys basketball: Defense, depth carry B-E past Hillcrest
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team got an important Section 6A win on Friday night as the Chargers held down Hillcrest Lutheran Academy 57-48. The Chargers (12-8, 6-4) shot just 31 times from the field but hit on 58 percent of those (19-of-31), including five threes against...
February 13, 2017 - 12:55pm
February 10, 2017
Girls basketball: Chargers fall at Underwood
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team struggled to find a rhythm in Underwood on Thursday night as the Rockets won a 63-45 Little Eight Conference game. "It was a tough, frustrating night in Underwood," B-E head coach Dick Simpson said. The Chargers (14-6, 7-4 LEC) shot 35...
February 10, 2017 - 11:27am
Boys basketball: Chargers pull away from Ashby
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team pulled away from Ashby in the second half on Thursday night to win a 60-37 game on its home court. The Arrows (4-14, 0-8 Little Eight Conference) were within 28-15 at the half, and the Chargers (11-8, 5-4 LEC) continued to stretch their...
February 10, 2017 - 11:26am
February 8, 2017
Boys basketball: Chargers fall in 6A battle at Hancock
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team had a nine-point halftime lead disappear on Tuesday night as Hancock battled back in its own gym to win 55-48. Hancock outscored the Chargers 37-21 after halftime. "We built a double-digit lead in the second half, but they have a pretty...
February 8, 2017 - 12:42pm
February 6, 2017
Girls Basketball: Panthers complete comeback with big second half
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team jumped out to an early lead Monday night, but was unable to hold on as Parkers Prairie slowly took...
February 6, 2017 - 11:58pm
Boys Basketball: Complete effort boosts Chargers in win
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team played solid offensively and defensively Friday night, holding conference and section opponent Rothsay to 11 first-half points in a 65-37 win. Junior Darrin Wibstad put up 18 points and seven rebounds to lead the Chargers. James Strese added...
February 6, 2017 - 11:50am
February 4, 2017
Elite company: Simpson becomes fifth to win 600 games
Brandon-Evansville’s Dick Simpson joined an elite category after the Chargers moved to 14-4 with a 60-36 win at Lake Park-Audubon.
February 4, 2017 - 10:28am
February 3, 2017
Girls basketball: Simpson one win shy of 600 after B-E beats Hillcrest
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team improved to 13-4 on the season with a win over Hillcrest Lutheran Academy on Thursday night. In the process, the Chargers moved their head coach one victory away from reaching another career milestone - win number 600. Dick Simpson is now...
February 3, 2017 - 12:23pm
February 1, 2017
Boys Basketball: Brandon-Evansville takes on Ashby
A combination of hard work inside and good defense was the recipe for the Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team's success Tuesday night in its 53-33 win in Ashby. Darrin Wibstad and Taylor Bitzan each had 13 points in the contest. Seeing Bitzan in double figures has become the norm...
February 1, 2017 - 12:48pm
Boys Basketball: Chargers crush CGB
The Brandon-Evansville boys basketball team dominated Monday night, easily taking care of Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley 74-48 in Graceville. Taylor Bitzan (19), Darrin Wibstad (15), Tanner Bitzan (12) and Keagan Schiele (10) all reached double figures for the Chargers, who improve...
February 1, 2017 - 12:43pm
Girls basketball: Chargers score late to beat Melrose
The Brandon-Evansville girls basketball team got the plays it needed down the stretch to beat Melrose 48-45 on Tuesday night. The Chargers (12-4) were trailing by one with less than a minute left when senior guard Kylee Hansen drove the lane. She dumped a bounce pass off to junior...
February 1, 2017 - 11:03am
January 30, 2017
Boys basketball: Chargers fall late to Battle Lake
The Battle Lake boys basketball team closed its rematch with Brandon-Evansville on a 28-11 run to win 65-53 last Friday night in Little Eight Conference play. The Chargers (7-7) were leading 42-37 before that run, but the Battlers (12-3) grabbed control and senior Eric VanErp knocked...
January 30, 2017 - 2:09pm