Lucas Zuiker is double-teamed by Memorial's Malek Lemke, left, and Nick Uthe as Marshfield played Eau Claire Memorial at Wausau West, Thursday, December 27, 2012, at the BRC/WVC Holiday Classic basketball tournament in Wausau.
After a slow start, Marshfield boys basketball coach Bill Zuiker figured out a way to shake his team out of its holiday funk.
He dialed up some full-court pressure in the third quarter and the Tigers responded by turning a three-point halftime deficit into a nine-point lead that ended up being the difference in a 53-44 victory over Eau Claire Memorial on Thursday in the Big Rivers Conference-Wisconsin Valley Conference Holiday Classic at the Wausau West Fieldhouse.
The win improved Marshfield's record to 4-3 while Memorial fell to 5-5. ...