The Novinger and Albany basketball tournaments opened play on Monday night.
The Grundy R-5 boys and girls lost at Novinger while the Princeton boys and girls split in Albany.
The Princeton boys were the only one of the four teams to escape with a win as the Tigers downed North Nodaway, 43-42. The Lady Tigers fell to Jefferson, 37-35. The Grundy R-5 boys lost to Brashear, 61-46, and the the