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Boys Basketball Varsity

Regular Season 2020-21
2020-21 x Regular Season

Recent Boys Basketball Varsity News

Just when everything was rolling for the Bemidji High School boys basketball team, it all came crashing down.

The Lumberjacks surmounted an unlikely comeback and had Sartell-St. Stephen on the ropes, but the Sabres closed on a 14-2 run over the final seven minutes to win 56-47 in a Section 8-3A Tournament quarterfinal clash in Sartell.

Gavin Luksik finished with 14 points, 15 rebounds and five steals to spearhead the BHS cause. Severts neared a double-double of his own with 11 points and nine boards, while Arel hit eight points.

The Lumberjacks finish the season 6-11 and graduate five seniors in Isaiah Biehn, Trevor Rohder, Williams, Arel and LaValley.

Bemidji Pioneer Article:
https://www.bemidjipioneer.com/sports/basketball/6945063-BOYS-BASKETBALL-Bemidji-comeback-loses-steam-Sabres-salvage-playoff-win-late

Boys Basketball Tops Grand Rapids 55-41

03/17/2021, 1:15pm CDT
By BHS Activities

Gavin Luksik made sure the Bemidji High School boys basketball team entered the playoffs on a high note.

The junior forward produced a 21-point, 15-rebound double-double on Tuesday as the Lumberjacks closed the regular season on a 55-41 win in Grand Rapids.

BHS owned a 22-17 lead at the break behind 10 points from Luksik, and Bemidji outscored the Thunderhawks (7-10) by a 33-24 margin after halftime to cushion the lead.

The Jacks will bring their 6-10 record and No. 6 seed into the Section 8-3A Tournament, which begins with a 7 p.m. tipoff at No. 3 seed Sartell-St. Stephen on Friday, March 19.

Bemidji Pioneer Article:
https://www.bemidjipioneer.com/sports/basketball/6938710-BOYS-BASKETBALL-Gavin-Luksik-powers-Bemidji-with-21-15-double-double

Boys Basketball to Play Sartell in Section 8AA Quarterfinals

03/15/2021, 2:45pm CDT
By BHS Activities

The Bemidji High School boys basketball team will open up the playoffs at Sartell-St. Stephen after earning the No. 6 seed in Sunday’s Section 8-3A seedings release.

The Lumberjacks will face the No. 3-seeded Sabres in the rubber match of the season series. Sartell-St. Stephen (9-9) beat BHS 76-55 in the season opener on Jan. 19, while Bemidji won the rematch 62-49 on Feb. 25. Both teams won on the road.

Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, March 19, in Sartell.

The winner will face either No. 2-seeded Sauk Rapids-Rice or No. 7 Little Falls on Tuesday, March 23, at the high seed in the semifinal round.

On the other half of the bracket, top-seeded Alexandria will host No. 8 St. Cloud Tech, while No. 4 Detroit Lakes meets No. 5 St. Cloud Apollo.

The Section 8-3A championship game is scheduled for Friday, March 26, at the high seed.

Bemidji currently owns a 5-10 record and will close the regular season at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, March 16, with a road game at Grand Rapids.

Bemidji Pioneer Article:
https://www.bemidjipioneer.com/sports/basketball/6935547-BOYS-BASKETBALL-Lumberjacks-carry-6-seed-into-section-tournament