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The Nimitz (Houston, TX) varsity basketball team lost Thursday's home non-conference game against Fort Bend Hightower (Missouri City, TX) by a score of 46-45.

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Texas High School Basketball - Fort Bend Hightower nips Nimitz

December 28, 2017: Houston, TX 77073

Fort Bend Hightower Hurricanes (Missouri City, TX) backers were pleased Thursday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host Nimitz Cougars (Houston, TX), 46-45 in a non-league bout.

With the victory, Fort Bend Hightower upgrades its record to 16-4 on the campaign. The Hurricanes travel to Katy (Katy, TX) to play the Tigers in a non-league bout on Friday, December 29. The Tigers come into the bout with a record of 17-3. Katy won 47-42 in their recent non-league bout against Pasadena (Pasadena, TX)

Next up, the Cougars play the Pasadena Eagles (Pasadena, TX) in a non-league bout, on Friday, December 29. Nimitz will attempt to upgrade on its 13-5 season record. The Eagles come into the bout with a 3-16 record after their 47-42 non-league loss to Katy (Katy, TX).

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    Rankings & Records

    Fort Bend Hightower (17-18)

    NationalTXSectionState Div.
    483551331
    OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
    26-119-59-46-411-3.703.6432,2082,031

    Nimitz (17-18)

    NationalTXSectionState Div.
    1,4121543878
    OverallDistrictHomeAwayNeutralWin %District %PFPA
    20-136-810-66-44-3.606.4291,9751,843

    Team Scoring Averages

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    Fort Bend Hightower
    14.813.415.117.0-59.7
    Nimitz
    13.614.615.916.67.559.8

    Fort Bend Hightower

    Nimitz

    Team Stat Comparison

    Fort Bend HightowerNimitz
    43.9Points Per Game-
    24.0Rebounds Per Game-
    9.6Assists Per Game-
    6.4Steals Per Game-
    1.2Blocks Per Game-

    Team Leaders

    Fort Bend HightowerNimitzNational Avg.
    #1 Mykell Robinson14.3Points Per Game
    -
    5.0
    #1 Derrick Geddis8.5Rebounds Per Game
    -
    2.6
    #5 Chris Harris3.5Assists Per Game
    -
    1.0
    #5 Chris Harris1.8Steals Per Game
    -
    0.8
    #1 Derrick Geddis0.6Blocks Per Game
    -
    0.3

    Record Breakdown

    Fort Bend Hightower (17-18)

    Nimitz (17-18)

    26-11
    Overall
    20-13
    9-5
    League
    6-8
    11-2
    Non-League
    8-3
    1-0
    Head to Head
    0-1
    6-1
    Common Opponent
    6-3
    9-4
    Home
    10-6
    6-4
    Away
    6-4
    11-3
    Neutral
    4-3
    1-1
    Playoff
    0-0
    26-11
    In-State
    20-13
    0-0
    Out-of-State
    0-0