Texas High School Basketball - Mansfield Summit winner over Mansfield
(November 16, 2010: Mansfield, TX 76063) The Mansfield Summit Jaguars (Arlington, TX) basketball knocked off the host Mansfield Tigers (Mansfield, TX), 52-36 in Tuesday's non-league test.
The Jaguars (1-0) will now prepare for their test against Humble (Humble, TX). The Wildcats go into the non-league test with a 0-1 record. In their last test, Humble went down by Cypress Falls (Houston, TX), 58-49, in a non-league test.
The Tigers now own a 0-1 record. They take the field next when they travel to Arlington for a non-league test on Friday, November 19. Mansfield will clash with a Colts squad coming off a 60-55 non-league win over Seguin (Arlington, TX). The Colts record now stands at 1-0.
First Quarter Summary
Both teams came out sluggish and Summit jumped out to an 8-2 lead on the strength of Wesley Davis'3 pointer and traditional 3 point play, but Mansfield used teamwork to score the last two buckets of the quarter to tighten the game to 8-6 at the end of the first quarter.
Second Quarter Summary
In the second quarter, Summit turned up the defense a notch and were able to score some easy points in this quarter and stretched their lead to 7 points 23-16.
Third Quarter Summary
The third quarter was played fairly even as Mansfield HS was able to score some easy baskets on the Summit press, but Summit increased their lead to 35-27.
Fourth Quarter Summary
The fourth quarter began with Summit scoring 8 straight points including two 3 pointers by senior guard Jordan Marshall, who was 3-7 from beyond the arc. Summit stretched out the lead to 20 points and coasted to a 16 point victory, 52-36.