The Minnesota State High School League also plans to hold a two-day Nordic skiing state meet instead of combining boys' and girls' races on one day.
For the second time in nine days, the Knights were stung by a two-goal third period from the Hornets.
The Skippers' Hunter Newhouse had a rebound goal with less than a second on the game clock to tie the game at 3 in the third period.
In girls' basketball, sophomore guard Maren Westin scored 21 points to help Becker, ranked No. 1 in Class 3A, pull away in the second half for a 60-47 victory over host St. Michael-Albertville
The St. Paul private school had long competed with the state's largest programs, including since Class 6A was created in 2012.
Five Redhawks, led by Chet Holmgren who had a game-high 19 points, scored in double digits.
High school writers Jim Paulsen and David La Vaque serve up a slightly past midseason look at who they would consider for Star Tribune all-metro honors.
In boys' basketball, Alonzo Dodd scored a season-high 29 points and Devin Newsome scored 23 points to lead South St. Paul.
Behind Tre Holloman's strong effort, the Raiders beat previously unbeaten Mounds View, avenging an early loss
The Cougars had 14 points at the half but clawed back 49 points to get the three-point victory over the Crimson.
Donnavin Hinsz tied the game at the free throw line and went on to hit the game-winner.
Steve Persian, who helped lead the Mustangs to their last two state titles, left the program along with "the majority of the staff,'' he said in a text.
The sophomore stood tall with 40 saves in a one-goal victory over Blake.
When 2018 Olympic gold medalist Maddie Rooney went to work as an assistant coach at Centennial High School, ninth-grader Kaitlin Groess was star-struck. Gold medalists Hannah Brandt, Kelly Pannek and Rooney are bringing awe to top high school teams.
Top performers based on times and scores through Feb. 20.
Differing community interpretations of COVID-19 guidelines have forced some youth basketball associations to find other places to hold tournaments.
Chief among the questions to be answered are 7-foot Chet Holmgren's college decision and whether a couple of metro-area teams are really that good.
Berkley Duckson was a 2020 graduate of the Minneapolis private school, where he played on the hockey team.