Video: Small Town Upsala Making Big Splash in State Hoops

Updated: 03/21/2013 1:52 PM KSTP.com By: Chris Long

With 427 people in the entire town, it's remarkable Upsala sent a team to the State Basketball Tournament.  It's even more remarkable they sent -two- teams to this year's State Tourneys.

Last week, the Upsala girls made their first-ever trip to State. 

This week, the boys follow with their second-ever state appearance.

Click the video box on this page to see 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS' story, as we hit the road to visit Upsala and found out how community support helped drive this small town's "Hoosiers"-like tale.