BASKETBALL: Panthers 47, Pecos 31

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Panthers win!

 

The Fort Stockton High School boys basketball team opens district play tonight at home against Pecos.

The Panthers opened with a 4-0 run, but struggle after that and trailed 11-9 after the first period.

The Panthers tied the game at 11, only to see Pecos pull ahead by four at 15-11. Fort Stockton finally pulled even at 19-19 on Derek hernandez' basket with 54 second left. 

The Panthers opened the third hitting its first three shots, with Colby Garrison hitting a two and and a three, and Erik Bislar adding a three to put the team up 27-19.

Damian Busby added two free throws and a layup off a steal as the Panthers jumped out to 31-19 lead with 4:48 left. 

Pecos didn't score until the 3:02 mark of the period. It would be its only points of the period as Fort Stockton finsihed with 21 points and a 40-21 lead entering the final period. 

 

Fort Stockton High School

Boys Basketball

(0-0, 5-16)

• Nov. 22: lost to Lamesa 61-41

• Nov. 25: def. Presidio 60-59

• Dec. 3: lost to Presidio 72-52

• Dec. 5-7: @ O.W. Follis Tournament: lost to Lubbock 44-33; def. Sweetwater 57-38; lost to Tahoka 70-53; def. Stanton 45-37 

• Dec. 10: lost to Greenwood 80-44

• Dec. 12-14: vs. West Texas Shootout: lost to Estacado 69-22; lost to Del Rio 59-84; def. Kermit 47-35; lost to El Paso Austin 68-36; lost to to El Paso Irvin 49-31.

• Dec. 17: lost to Denver City 63-61

• Dec. 20: lost to Big Spring 72-51

• Dec. 26-28: @ Monahans Tournament: lost to Midland Classical 54-41; lost to Ballinger 80-40; lost to Crane 64-41; def. Compass Academy 90-17.

• Jan. 2: lost to Alpine 56-54

• Jan. 3: lost to Big Spring 67-46

• Jan. 7: lost to Kermit, 62-47

• Jan. 10: lost to Alpine 49-47

• Jan. 14: lost to San Angelo Lake View 64-49

• Jan. 17: vs. Pecos, 7:30 p.m.*

• Jan. 21: @ Andrews, 7:30 p.m.*

• Jan. 24: vs. Monahans, 7:30 p.m.*

• Jan. 31: vs. Seminole, 7:30 p.m.*

• Feb. 4: @ Pecos, 7:30 p.m.*

• Feb. 7: vs. Andrews, 7:30 p.m.*

• Feb. 11: @ Monahans, 7:30 p.m.*

• Feb. 18: @ Seminole, 6:30 p.m.*

* District game

** Senior Night

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