Richards' points came on 4 field goals and 3 of 5 free throws during the game.
Bobbie Bruns added 12. Blooming Prairie fell to 5-4 overall while Waterville Elysian Morristown improved their record to 16-4.
Player of the game
Blooming Prairie's next game is scheduled to be played at home on Friday Feb. 15 at 5:15pm versus Medford. Waterville Elysian Morristown will host Cleveland on Monday Feb. 11 at 5:15pm.