2nd half helps A-C put down Madelia

Published 12:21 pm Saturday, January 21, 2017

The Alden-Conger boys’ basketball team used a 31-point second half to run away from Madelia in Friday night’s matchup, 51-33.

Dillan Lein scored 17 points and Gavin Steele chipped in with 10, as the Knights extended their five-point halftime lead into an 18-point victory.

The Knights scored 17 points from the free throw line and only hit two threes in the game.

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Dalton Bradley had eight points, four assists, three rebounds and three assists for Alden-Conger.

The win snaps a seven-game losing streak that dated back to Dec. 22, 2016.

Alden-Conger is 2-9 on the season and plays in Lanesboro on Monday.