Austin Packers boys’ basketball downs New Prague 63-50 at Lakeville North Invitational

The Austin Packers boys’ basketball team was looking to get back on the winning track Tuesday evening in a matchup with the New Prague Trojans at the Lakeville North Invitational, and senior forward Victor Idris led three Packers in double figures in scoring with 22 points as Austin led 36-21 at the half on their way to a 63-50 victory.

Besides Idris’s 22 points, junior forward Buai Duop had his best game thus far as a varsity player with 18 points, guard Cham Okey added 10 points, Kaden Murley chipped in five points, Jack Lang and Jacob Herrick each tallied three points and Gage Manahan scored two points for the Packers, who evened their record at 3-3 with the win.

Austin returns to Lakeville to take on the host North Panthers Thursday evening, with tip-off at 6:00 p.m.