Big Nine play resumes for several Owatonna sports teams Tuesday. Boys and girls basketball match up with Rochester JM. Girls hockey hosts Austin.

The Owatonna boys basketball team goes to John Marshall to face the defending conference co-champs and a preseason pick to win the title this winter. OHS (3-2) is coming off a 79-67 win over St. Michael-Albertville on Thursday. The Rockets (4-3) have been blown out in each of their losses to Twin Cities schools, including top-rated Champlin Park and Hopkins. Game time Thursday is 7:30PM with the game on KRFO AM 1390.

The OHS girls haven't played since December 22 and are 5-2. JM is 3-6. The game at OHS can be heard on Kat Kountry 105FM.

OHS girls hockey entertains Austin on Tuesday at 7PM at Four Seasons. The Huskies (7-5) have dropped four in a row. The Packers (1-11) have lost 11 straight since winning their season opener.

Sports schedule, Tuesday, January 3
Boys basketball
Albert Lea at Red Wing
Cannon Falls at Faribault Bethlehem Academy on KDHL AM 920
Dover-Eyota at Hayfield
Faribault at Mankato East on Power 96 radio
JWP at Triton
Kenyon-Wanamingo at NRHEG
Medford at Glenville-Emmons
New Ulm at Waseca
Northfield at Rochester Mayo
Owatonna at Rochester JM on KRFO AM 1390
Rochester Century at Austin

Girls basketball
Byron at Winona
Cleveland at Medford
Faribault Bethlehem Academy at Belle Plaine
Hayfield at Dover-Eyota
Lake City at Zumbrota-Mazeppa
Mankato East at Faribault
NRHEG at Kenyon-Wanamingo
Rochester John Marshall at Owatonna on Kat Kountry 105FM
Rochester Mayo at Northfield
Waseca at New Ulm

Boys hockey
Mankato East at Luverne
Mankato West at Albert Lea
Northfield at Rochester Mayo
Waseca at Faribault

Girls hockey
Albert Lea at Mankato West
Austin at Owatonna
Mahtomedi at Northfield
Rochester Mayo at Rochester John Marshall
Winona at Black River Falls, Wis.