KEYC - Mankato East Escapes Battle Against Bluejays With A Win

Mankato East Escapes Battle Against Bluejays With A Win

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It came down to the final minute before the winner was decided, but the Mankato East Cougars defeated the Waseca Bluejays 59-57 Tuesday night in Waseca.

Despite 25 points and the go ahead score off a steal by Malik Willingham, a tying bucket by Damani Hayes and and an Edmon Oyet put back with eight seconds left in the game means East starts the season 1-0 with a tough road victory.

-- KEYC News 12