In a low scoring contest, the Tigers fell to North Canton Hoover 42-33. Leading the Tigers was Alex Ochman with 10 points. Howland took a 7-4 lead into the second quarter but could only muster 3 points and fell behind 16-10 going into the break. Howland outscored Hoover 11-9 in the third and trailed 25-21 heading into the final frame where they were outscore 17-12 to end the game. The Tigers fell to 15-6 overall and 8-3 in the AAC with one game left. The Tigers host the winner of Niles McKinley and Ravenna in the Sectionals at Howland High School February 22nd.