It was 1991 when the North boys last made the state basketball tournament.
The Polar Bears have their best team in 23 years and had a great chance at ending the drought.
The sub-state semifinal saw a rematch with #10 Southeast Polk who are one of only two teams to beat North.
North’s feel-good season came to an end against a Southeast Polk team that never gave up. The Rams progress thanks to a 74-64 victory.
Other high school basketball results and highlights can be found here.