Texas High School Basketball - Las Cruces thwarted by CoronadoJanuary 10, 2012: El Paso, TX 79912
The Las Cruces Bulldawgs basketball team (Las Cruces, NM), was toppled 63-49 in Tuesday's non-league battle with the host Coronado Thunderbirds (El Paso, TX)
The Thunderbirds now possess a 14-5 record. They play next when they host Americas for a 5A Region I District 1 battle on Friday, January 13. Coronado will battle a Trail Blazers team coming off a 50-44 league win over Franklin (El Paso, TX). The Trail Blazers record now stands at 16-4.
The Bulldawgs (10-4) will now prepare for their battle against Hobbs (Hobbs, NM). The Eagles come into the non-league battle with a 11-4 record. In their last battle, Hobbs prevailed over Alamogordo (Alamogordo, NM), 87-55, in a non-league battle.