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Albers nails another clutch 3-pointer as Mounds View defeats Champlin Park

02/29/2016, 12:00am CST
By Nate Gotlieb, Sport Ngin

Nate Albers hit a late-game three-pointer for a second straight game, helping the Mustangs reach the section championship.

Mounds View's Nate Albers scored a game-high 24 points, including a three-pointer that gave the Mustangs a late lead against Champlin Park in their Class 4A, Section 5 semifinal matchup Monday. Mounds View hung on to win 61-58. Photo by Cheryl Myers

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McKinley Wright led the Rebels with 19 points but was in foul trouble late in the game. Photo by Cheryl Myers

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Mounds View's Nate Albers (23) fights with Champlin Park's McKinley Wright (25) for possession of the ball in the closing seconds of the Mustangs' 61-58 road upset over the Rebels in the Class 4A, Section 5 semifinals Thursday. Photo by Cheryl Myers

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