Portage Northern rallied Tuesday for a 39-35 boys basketball road win against Paw Paw.
The Huskies struggled offensively for the first three quarters, entering the fourth behind 29-15. PN then exploded for 24 points in the fourth to pull off the comeback.
The victory puts Portage Northern back above .500 at 6-5. The Huskies host Niles in SMAC West play Friday.
Paw Paw falls to 5-8 with the loss and heads to South Haven Friday. It will be their final basketball battle as Wolverine Conference rivals with the Rams departing the league next season.
Paw Paw statistics
Finlay Tate 24 points, 5 rebounds, 2 steals
Drew Harris 5 points, 10 rebounds
Austin Johnson 4 points
Ross Vaickus 2 points, 10 rebounds, 4 blocks
Portage Northern statistics were unavailable