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2 coaches injured in suburban Milwaukee basketball brawl



GERMANTOWN, Wis. (AP) — Two coaches were taken to the hospital after they were injured in a brawl at a suburban Milwaukee girls basketball game.

Officials said at least three men were causing problems at a Wisconsin Blizzard game against the Wisconsin Playground Elite at Germantown High School Wednesday.

The game was stopped and the men were asked to leave. Police say it’s not clear what was said, but surveillance video shows the men closing in on the bench and, throwing a punch that ignited a brawl.

Blizzard president Richard Kuranda says one of the coaches was hit in the eye and had broken bones.

Germantown police are investigating. The Germantown School District, which had rented the gym for the tournament, canceled the remainder of the games.

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