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East Grand Forks' Ben Bjornson (33) shoots over a pack of Esko defenders during the first half of Wednesday's Class 2A state quarterfinal game at Williams Arena in Minneapolis. Joe Brown/Forum News Service

Esko eliminates Green Wave 57-54 in OT

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MINNEAPOLIS — Esko had beaten opponents by an average 33.6 points a game. The Eskomos were the No. 2-seeded team in the Minnesota Class AA boys state tournament.


For East Grand Forks Senior High, however, there was no satisfaction in being close.

“It’s still a big disappointment,” Green Wave senior Jim Warmack said. “We thought we could beat them.”

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