PREP BOYS BASKETBALL: Marshall earns No. 3 seed in Class AAA boys basketball tournament

MARSHALL – The Marshall Tigers have earned the No. 3 seed in the MSHSL Class AAA Boys Basketball State Tournament. The Tigers will open state tournament play on Wednesday at Williams Arena on the University of Minnesota campus at 4 p.m. when they play Grand Rapids (random draw).

The winner will advance to the Class AAA semifinals on Thursday at 2 p.m. at the Target Center and play the winner of the Austin/St. Thomas Academy game. The complete state tournament brackets can be found at The rest of the Class AAA opening round games are outlined below.

Wednesday at Williams Arena

10 a.m.: No. 1 DeLaSalle vs Big Lake (random draw).

Noon: No. 4 Fergus Falls vs No. 5 Columbia Heights.

2 p.m.: No. 2 Austin vs St. Thomas Academy (random draw).

4 p.m.: No. 3 Marshall vs Grand Rapids (random draw).

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