At Corsicana, Lamarcus Freeman hit a pair of 3-pointers for the Knights late in regulation, including one with less than five seconds remaining to force overtime, before Davon Clare helped secure the victory by making five of six free throws as Harker Heights defeated Duncanville 77-73 at Navarro College.
Freeman finished with a game-high 19 points, while Clare added 17 and Joseph Victorian and Marcus Brown each scored 15 points in the win.
The Knights (5-6) return to the court Thursday, opening play at the two-day Cypress tournament.
NO. 24 LOMETA 63, SANTA ANNA 41: At Lometa, Ivan Jasso scored a game-high 15 points and teammate Connell Barnett added 13 as the state-ranked Hornets improved to 7-0.
Additionally, Adrian Rivera score 11 and Kyle Molter finished with 10 for Lometa, who led throughout the contest after building an 18-6 lead in the first quarter.
The Hornets open play at the Lohn tournament Friday against Panther Creek.
GATESVILLE 59, WEST 52: At West, the Hornets held on for a seven-point victory after outscoring West 30-16 during the second and third quarters on the road.
Led by Jett Truss, who scored a game-high 15 points, Gatesville improved to 3-6 with the win. Kennon Moore added 13 points for the Hornets, while teammate Jake Young and Alex Mata each finished with nine points.
Gatesville opens play at the three-day Glen Rose tournament Thursday, facing Godley at 8:30 a.m. before playing Mineral Wells at 2:30 p.m.
SALADO 65, HORIZON CROCS (AUSTRALIA) 37: At Salado, Preston Rosebrock scored 18 points and the Eagles took advantage of early foul trouble on the Crocs’ star player to pull away.
Evan Wall made three of Salado’s nine 3-pointers and finished with 11 points. Justin Tatum added 15 for the Eagles (4-5).
The Crocs were playing for the second straight night, having lost 87-33 in Copperas Cove on Monday.
GATESVILLE 67, WACO REICHER 37: At Waco, Rebekah Nolte scored a game-high 29 points, including six 3-pointers, while teammate Allaira Jones added 18 points to lead the Hornets to a 30-point victory.
Gatesville jumped out to a 23-8 lead in the first quarter and never looked back despite posting just seven points in the second quarter.
The Hornets (9-2) open play at their home tournament Thursday, facing Marlin at 9:30 a.m. and an Australian traveling team at 7:30 p.m.
ROGERS 57, SALADO 50: At Salado, Rogers opened the game on a 19-8 run and held on for the victory.
Sarah Kate Kelarek had 18 points and 11 rebounds for Salado (6-8).
ROBINSON 50, LAMPASAS 11: At Lampasas, the Lady Badgers fell into a 13-3 hole by the end of the first quarter and never recovered against the Lady Rockets.
Robinson pushed its lead to 27-6 by halftime and held a 29-point advantage, 40-11, after three quarters. Karli Wolfe, Nola Bishop and Presli Procter each finished with three points for the Lady Badgers.
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LAMPASAS 60, MARBLE FALLS 57: At Marble Falls, junior Jason Murphy scored a team-high 19 points, including six in the fourth quarter, as the Badgers improved to 5-1 on the season.
Along with Murphy’s outing, teammates Daniel Hurst and Tyler Shivers also finished with double-digit point totals, recording 14 and 12, respectively.
Lampasas led 22-20 at halftime before slightly increasing its cushion to three points, 39-36, after the third quarter.
In the final period, Badgers senior Mike Klosterhoff helped secure the victory by scoring four of his eight points at the free-throw line. Lampasas returns to the court Thursday, opening play in the three-day Hamilton tournament.