At Lorena, Kase Spears, Dane Hankamer and Preston Rosebrock each scored 11 points as 2A-No. 24 Salado won its season opener over the Class 3A Leopards.
Salado fell behind 13-8 after the opening quarter, but took command with a 22-5 edge in the second period.
“Lorena has some tall dudes,” Salado coach Kenny Mann said. “We struggled a little bit to score on them.”
The Eagles took advantage of Lorena’s foul trouble. Three Leopards fouled out and Salado was 23 of 30 at the foul line. Lorena was 7 of 8.
Salado boys 49, Lorena 37