LAMPASAS — Senior Ivan Jasso scored a game-high 19 points, and teammates Adrian Rivera and Kyle Molter added eight points apiece as the 17th-ranked Lometa boys basketball team won its playoff warmup game Thursday, 60-52 over Richland Springs.

GATESVILLE — The Gatesville girls basketball team lost its first game after breaking into the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches’ Class 4A rankings as Waco Connally built an early lead it never relinquished en route to a 46-32 victory Tuesday. 

At Lometa, Ivan Jasso scored 17 points to lead the No. 23 Lometa Hornets to a 65-48 District 25-1A victory over Jonesboro on Tuesday. Also for Lometa, Adrian Rivera scored 12 points and Carlos Perez, Connell Barnett and Pedro Almaguer each scored 10 points. 

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 Na…

At Santa Anna, No. 25-ranked Lometa took a 17-2 lead after one quarter, led 33-6 at halftime and cruised to a 56-21 season-opening win on Friday. Ivan Jasso led Lometa with 15 points and teammate Carlos Perez scored 14.