Columbus Boys Hot Heading Into Postseason Opener

The Columbus High School boys basketball may be one of the hottest squads in the area heading into the WIAA Boys Basketball Playoffs.  The Cardinals (Overall: 18-4, Capitol North 8-2) shared the Capitol North Conference championship with Lodi have won seven straight games and 10 of their last 11 contests.

The Cardinals have three players that averaged in double figures this season in AJ Uttech (16.5), Jack Fritz (14.1) and Mason Carthew (12.6).

Columbus received a #2 seed and a first round playoff bye.  They will host #7 Evansville on Friday night in their playoff opener.  Evansville knocked off #10 Prairie du Chien on Tuesday night.

Click the link below to hear from Columbus boys basketball coach Ben Schambow


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