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Kirk McLeod sinks a bucket Thursday against Staples-Motley. Brian Basham/Record

DL Boys Basketball - Fast break once again keys victory for DL cagers

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There was an unconventional spark lit under the Detroit Lakes boys' basketball team after the Lakers started off in sluggish fashion against visiting Staples-Motley Thursday night.


After falling behind early 4-0 due to bad communication and inept play, DL head coach Robb Flint had enough -- and he let his players know about it during a timeout.

"He got on us pretty good, he laid into us," said junior guard Jackson Lyngaas.

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.