Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Basketball: Tiger Shake off Slow Start to Run Past Bears


Belton opened the game cold as ice, and trailed Bastrop 14-11 after the first quarter. Both teams heat up the nets in the second quarter, Tigers head into half with 40-36 lead. The turning point of the game was the third quarter, where the Tigers outscored the Bears 25-9 leading 65-49 going into the final quarter. In the 4th, teams traded baskets with the Tigers victorious in an 87-65 win.

 

Tigers were led in scoring by TJ Johnson 32 points Ben Jones 20 points, Trap Johnson 10 points, and Kayden Downs with 9 points. Belton will return to action Monday afternoon at 1:30pm against the Lions of Waco High.