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Athens Basketball

Mascot
Hornets
Team
Varsity 2016-17
Colors
Maroon, White
Coach
Clifford Thompson
Address
708 E College St, Athens, TX 75751
Overall
23-6
District
4-4
National Rank
1278
State (TX) Rank
139

Next Game

Feb, 28

vs. Connally (Waco, TX)

Game Details - @Corsicana High School

The Athens Hornets basketball team has a neutral playoff game vs. Connally on Tuesday, February 28.

Play-by-Play will be provided by:
Official and first-time scorer, Lynn Harper
Bracket logo

Follow Athens as they take on Connally in the 2016-17 UIL Boys State Basketball Championships - 4A Regions 1 & 3.

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  1. Updates From This Month
  2. Rankings Update

    Team rankings updated on: 2/26/2017 3:26 AM

    MaxPreps' basketball rankings have been updated. Athens' national rank has moved +108 and their state rank has moved +9. View Rankings Get Notified

    Posted 4 hrs ago
  3. 68-66 (W) - Athens vs. LampasasRESULTWin

    Played on 2/24/2017 6:00 PM

    2/24 @ 6pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Lampasas----66
    Athens----68

    The Athens Hornets basketball team won Friday's neutral playoff game against Lampasas by a score of 68-66.Bracket logoThis game was part of the 2016-17 UIL Boys State Basketball Championships - 4A Regions 1 & 3. Box Score Tournament Bracket Get Notified

    Posted yesterday
  4. Video: Texas half-court playoff winner

    News - Published on 2/21/2017 11:00 PM

    Senior Mark Gacia of Seguin executes heroic steal and half-court heave to save the day. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted this week
  5. 76-68 (W) - Athens vs. China SpringRESULTWin

    Played on 2/21/2017 7:00 PM

    2/21 @ 7pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Athens----76
    China Spring----68

    The Athens Hornets basketball team won Tuesday's neutral playoff game against China Spring by a score of 76-68.Bracket logoThis game was part of the 2016-17 UIL Boys State Basketball Championships - 4A Regions 1 & 3. Box Score Tournament Bracket Get Notified

    Posted this week
  6. Toughest TX boys hoops schedules

    News - Published on 2/20/2017 10:45 AM

    Allen, Lancaster tied for toughest schedule in Texas. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted this week
  7. Top 25 boys basketball rankings

    News - Published on 2/19/2017 8:00 PM

    Top 10 remains unchanged as ranked teams begin navigating the postseason. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted this week
  8. Stats Updated

    Athens' stats have been entered for the loss @ Fairfield on 2/14/2017. Box Score Stats by Game Stats by Player Get Notified

    Posted Tue, Feb 14 2017
  9. Stats Updated

    Athens' stats have been entered for the win vs. Mexia on 2/10/2017. Box Score Stats by Game Stats by Player Get Notified

    Posted Tue, Feb 14 2017
  10. Stats Updated

    Athens' stats have been entered for the win vs. Madisonville on 2/3/2017. Box Score Stats by Game Stats by Player Get Notified

    Posted Tue, Feb 14 2017
  11. 71-69 (L) - Athens @ FairfieldRESULTLoss

    Played on 2/14/2017 7:30 PM

    2/14 @ 7:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4OT1Final
    Athens14161517769
    Fairfield10201913971

    The Athens Hornets basketball team lost Tuesday's away conference game against Fairfield in overtime by a score of 71-69. Box Score Get Notified

    Posted Tue, Feb 14 2017
  12. Hornets Sportswear

  13. Top 25 boys basketball rankings

    News - Published on 2/12/2017 10:00 PM

    Brackets set for California Southern Section Open Division championships, which include four of the Top 10 teams in this week's rankings. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Sun, Feb 12 2017
  14. 82-78 (W) - Athens vs. MexiaRESULTWin

    Played on 2/10/2017 8:00 PM

    2/10 @ 8pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Mexia2221142178
    Athens2018212382

    The Athens Hornets basketball team won Friday's home conference game against Mexia by a score of 82-78. Box Score Get Notified

    Posted Fri, Feb 10 2017
  15. Video: Relive LaMelo Ball's 92 points

    News - Published on 2/8/2017 11:57 PM

    A day later, the country — Charles Barkley included — is still buzzing about one of the most remarkable individual performances in the history of high school sports. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Wed, Feb 8 2017
  16. UIL, TAPPS boys hoops win streaks

    News - Published on 2/8/2017 11:15 AM

    Undefeated Klein Forest leads all schools with 27 consecutive victories. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Wed, Feb 8 2017
  17. TX boys hoops national leaders

    News - Published on 2/6/2017 12:16 PM

    Alvin's Savion Flagg is 11th in nation in scoring, while Dallas Academy's Pierce Williams fifth in rebounding and 25th in blocks. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Mon, Feb 6 2017
  18. Top 25 boys basketball rankings

    News - Published on 2/5/2017

    Bolingbrook of Illinois, Brentwood Academy of Tennessee and Skyline of Texas all join the rankings. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Sun, Feb 5 2017
  19. 61-56 (W) - Athens vs. MadisonvilleRESULTWin

    Played on 2/3/2017 7:30 PM

    2/3 @ 7:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Madisonville----56
    Athens----61

    The Athens Hornets basketball team won Friday's home conference game against Madisonville by a score of 61-56. Box Score Get Notified

    Posted Fri, Feb 3 2017
  20. Stats Updated

    Athens' stats have been entered for the win @ Palestine on 1/31/2017. Box Score Stats by Game Stats by Player Get Notified

    Posted Fri, Feb 3 2017
  21. Last Month
  22. 75-72 (W) - Athens @ PalestineRESULTWin

    Played on 1/31/2017 7:30 PM

    1/31 @ 7:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Athens----75
    Palestine----72

    The Athens Hornets basketball team won Tuesday's away conference game against Palestine by a score of 75-72. Box Score Get Notified

    Posted Tue, Jan 31 2017