The Saints went 1-1 on the week in basketball.

On Tuesday, St. Ansgar lost to Osage 75-33, but would come back to edge out North Butler in a 59-58 double overtime victory.

The Saints and Bearcats were tied at 51 at the end of the game, in the first overtime, both would score three to make it 54 and the Saints would pull away with a 5-4 performance in the second.

Junior Ethan Kirchgatter went 9-for-21 from the field and 2-for-4 from the perimeter in a 25-point performance. Kirchgatter also led the defense with eight steals, one block and six total rebounds. Junior Collin Kramer had a double-double performance with 14 points and 10 rebounds.

The Saints host Nashua-Plainfield on Monday and West Fork on Friday, but scores were not available at press time.

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