The Rocori Spartans dominated the boards on Friday night and the Fergus Falls Otters struggled mightily on the offensive end as they hit just 16-of-57 (28%) field goal attempts in a 53-47 loss to the Spartans. Rocori led 28-23 at the half and the Otters managed only three points in the first 15 minutes of the second half as the Spartans build a 15 point lead. The Otters were able to cut into that lead, but still wound up six points short.
Kaden Conklin (16 points, 3 assists, 5 rebounds), Henry Bethel (12 points, 6 rebounds, 5 steals, 3 assists) and Luke Newman (9 points, 9 rebounds, 3 steals) were the leaders for the Otters.
Rocori was led by Jack Spanier with 13 points. Jack Boos and Brady Schafer added 11 points each. The Spartans made 14-of-18 free throws in the game and Boos hit 3 of the Spartans five 3-pointers.
Fergus Falls (9-16) will close out their regular season with a makeup home game against Alexandria at 1:30pm Saturday.