Texas High School Basketball - Irvin edges Austin
(November 21, 2008: El Paso, TX 79924) The Irvin Rockets (El Paso, TX) basketball nipped the visiting Austin Panthers (El Paso, TX), 55-48 in Friday's non-league test.
The Rockets (5-2) will now prepare for their test against Mountain View (El Paso, TX). The Lobos go into the non-league test with a 4-3 record. In their last test, Mountain View was tipped by Onate (Las Cruces, NM), 39-31, in a non-league test.
The Panthers now own a 3-2 record. They take the field next when they host Las Cruces for a non-league test on Tuesday, November 25. Austin will clash with a Bulldawgs squad coming off a 61-33 non-league win over Carlsbad (Carlsbad, NM). The Bulldawgs record now stands at 3-0.