The Rogers Royals lost to St. Cloud Tech 40-38 on Thursday evening in St. Cloud.
Kaila Burroughs scored 20 points for the Tigers (4-4) in the defensive struggle.
Rogers (5-3) had the ball for the last 20 seconds but Tech fended them off. Taylor Anderson scored 7 points, and Kirsten Heikkinen and Taylor Paulsrud 6 each, for Rogers.
The Royals will play at Elk River on Saturday at 3 p.m.