At Salado, Caitlyn Shaughnessy scored 15 points, including the game-winning basket with just over 2 seconds remaining, to lift the Lady Badgers to a thrilling road victory to open the season.
Shaughnessy knocked down the winning shot from the elbow. Freshman Alexis Theus added 14 points.
Salado’s Taryn Kornegay led all scorers with 16 points. Taylor Atwood scored 11.
The Lady Eagles wasted a big edge at the foul line, making just 22 of 38 free throws. Lampasas was 10-of-18.
Salado travels to Burnet on Friday. Lampasas hosts McGregor on Saturday morning at 10:30.
Lampasas girls 49, Salado 47