New Mexico High School Basketball - Onate thwarted by CanutilloDecember 8, 2009: Las Cruces, NM 88001
The Onate Knights basketball team (Las Cruces, NM), dropped 70-53 in Tuesday's non-league battle with the visiting Canutillo Eagles (Canutillo, TX)
The Eagles now possess a 7-2 record. They play next when they travel to Austin for a non-league battle on Thursday, December 10. Canutillo will battle a Panthers team coming off a 67-43 non-league win over Cathedral (El Paso, TX). The Panthers record now stands at 7-1.
The Knights (5-2) will now prepare for their battle against Deming (Deming, NM). The Wildcats come into the non-league battle with a 1-2 record. In their last battle, Deming dropped by Gadsden (Anthony, NM), 72-43, in a non-league battle.