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The final seconds ticked off the scoreboard Saturday at Jake Christiansen Stadium with Concordia taking a knee on the final play. A 23-21 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference football win against Bethel—Concordia's first against the Royals since 2008—was all but sealed.
MOORHEAD – Slowing down paid off for the Fergus Falls Hillcrest boys basketball team Tuesday night at Memorial Auditorium. Hillcrest began the game in a rush, and a little window shopping for the right shot on the offensive end in the second half helped it pick up a 53-44 win over Waubun in the Minnesota Class 1A, Section 6 North subsection championship game. Neither team had an easy time generating offense in the first half.