Texas High School Basketball - Brownwood holds off Big SpringJanuary 13, 2012: Big Spring, TX 79720
Brownwood Lions (Brownwood, TX) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host Big Spring Steers (Big Spring, TX), 53-49 in a league bout.
With the victory, Brownwood upgrades its record to 20-5 on the campaign. The Lions travel to Greenwood (Midland, TX) to play the Rangers in a non-league bout on Tuesday, January 17. The Rangers come into the bout with a record of 10-14. Greenwood won 55-37 in their recent league bout against Andrews (Andrews, TX)
Next up, the Steers play the Sweetwater Mustangs (Sweetwater, TX) in a 3A Region I District 5 battle, on Tuesday, January 17. Big Spring will attempt to improve on its 16-7 season record. The Mustangs come into the battle with a 1-2 record after their 56-47 league loss to Snyder (Snyder, TX).