Photo: Alex Conover, Prep Hoops MN

Posted On: 11/11/20 3:38 PM

The Marshall Tigers went 28-2 a season ago and return one of the best backcourts in Class AAA basketball this year.  Get to know the Marshall Tigers today!

Key Wins in 19-20 (28-2):  Waseca, Mankato East, Mankato West, Redwood Valley, Hermantown, JCC, Hutchinson

Oops: Waseca, Mankato East

Moving On: Marshall lost four starters and they didn’t just lost four starters to graduation, they lost four starters to college athletics at a scholarship level (which Marshall always seems to do).  Center Yahya BlackYahyaBlack6'7" | CMarshall | 2020StateMN is playing football at Iowa, forward Noah PuetzNoahPuetz6'6" | PFMarshall | 2020StateMN is playing basketball at Sioux Falls, forward Trey Steinbach is playing football at North Dakota State, and Matthew HmielewskiMatthewHmielewski6'2" | SGMarshall | 2020StateMN is playing baseball at Briar Cliff.  In addition, reserve forward Konnor Aufenthie is now playing football at UW-River Falls and guard Dean Pochardt left as well.  That’s six of Marshall’s top nine guys from a year ago (but everybody knows Marshall just reloads!)

Returning Starter:  The returning starter for Marshall was arguably their best player last season, Bryce LanceBryceLance6'3" | PGMarshall | 2021StateMN.  Bryce plays the point position but doubled as a twelve point per game scorer.  Lance is quick with the dribble which is helps get him to

Minnesota All Access Pass

Subscribe to Prep Hoops Minnesota to get access to all premium articles and prospect rankings for as little as $2 per week with an annual subscription!