Decorah Viking boys basketball team continues its win streak

Posted: Wed, Jan 13, 2021 9:02 AM

The Decorah Viking boys basketball team now has a record of seven wins and three losses following a victory Tuesday night in Oelwein.

The Vikings beat the Huskies 63-33, thanks to a strong second half defense.  The two teams were just four points apart at halftime, with Decorah leading, 28-24.  Then the Vikings turned it on in the second half, outscoring Oelwein, 35-9.

The Vikings got scoring from eight players, led by Joe Bockman with 21 points.  Jacob Pipho added 12 points and Briggs Duwe had 9 points.

Decorah is now 5-1 in the Northeast Iowa Conference and will host Waverly-Shell Rock Friday night.  The GoHawks are 7-2 overall and 5-0 in the NEIC.