The Northfield boys basketball team gave #8 Tipton all they wanted Friday, falling to the Blue Devils 57-48.
The Norse came out inspired in the first quarter, leading 12-8 after the first stop before Tipton bounced back to win the second quarter 17-11 to lead Northfield 25-23 at the half.
Northfield would gain a little ground in the third, winning the quarter 11-10 and trailed just 35-34 with a quarter to go. The Blue Devils would flex their muscle some in the fourth, out scoring Northfield by 8 to make the final 57-48.
The junior varsity defeated Tipton 50-40.