The Fort Stockton High School Panthers entered the fourth period down 38-27 to Alpine Jan. 10 at the SEC.
The Panthers almost pulled off a mirculous comeback, but came up short in dropping a 49-47 decision to the Bucks.
The Panthers closes the first period with a 5-0 run to cut Bucks lead from 11 to 6. The score at the half was Alpine 28, Fort Stockton 22.
Cold shooting in the third by both teams. The Panthers scored 5 points and Alpine 3 over the first six minutes of the period, with Alpine holding a 31-27 edge.
But the Bucks closed the final two minutes on a 7-0 run to go into the final frame 38-27.