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Hopkins girls hoops coach Brian Cosgriff expresses sadness in not getting to play 4A title game

KSTP Sports
Created: March 14, 2020 01:43 PM

The Hopkins girls hoops team was hoping to put its 62-game winning streak on the line Saturday night. They were supposed to play Farmington for the 4A state title at the Barn.

We talked with coach Brian Cosgriff, who expressed sadness that his team won't get a chance to defend its championship. He said, in particular, that star Paige Bueckers was torn apart. The Gatorade National Player of the Year was hoping to go out as a two-time state champ before going to play at UCONN.

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***Click the video box on this page to watch our chat with coach Cosgriff***

Hopkins beat Farmington in the regular season, and had an aura of invincibility heading into Saturday night.

The Minnesota State High School League, like many sports organizations, cancelled events for the foreseeable future, as the country gets more of a grasp on the coronavirus.


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