Reed Nikko scored a career-high 23 points to lead Maple Grove to a 70-54 Section 5 boys’ basketball quarterfinal win over Cooper Feb. 27. Brad Davsion added 19 points, Matt Lingren 13 and Tyler Barker 9.
The third-seeded Crimson faced second-seeded Osseo Tuesday, March 4, in the semifinal. The winner faces either No.1 Champlin Park or No. 4 Park Center in the final at 7 p.m. Friday, March 7, at Rogers.