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Boys Basketball Roundup

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The Travis Tigers didn’t waste any time making history during the 2021-2022 season.

The Travis boys beat Bridgeland (54-52) and Alief Taylor (61-42), and Monday’s win over the Lions was Craig Brownson’s 400th career win as a head coach.

The Tigers have won a state championship (2013), five seasons over 30 wins and at least a share of six district titles under Brownson.

Travis (2-0) will travel to Cy-Falls on Friday.

Foster 47, Waller 38

A dominant fourth quarter from Foster led to an opening night victory Tuesday over Waller, 47-38.

After three quarters of play, the Falcons were down by two heading into the fourth quarter. A 13-2 run in the final quarter gave Foster a comfortable victory.

Foster will be home against Clements Monday. The tipoff is at 2 p.m.

Fulshear 59, Brazoswood 53

Fulshear opened its season positively with a 59-53 win over Brazoswood Friday night.

Isaiah Barganier led the Chargers in scoring with 19 points, followed by Cannon Yarbrough with 11 and Dereck Walker with 10.

The Chargers played Stafford Wednesday.

Manvel 51, George Ranch 36

The George Ranch Longhorns could not keep up with the Manvel Mavericks Monday and lost 51-36.

The Longhorns will enter the McDonald’s Invitational Thursday in search of their first win against Pasadena Memorial. Tipoff is set for 1:30 p.m.

Lamar Cons. 69, Royal 30

The Mustangs are off to a 1-0 start after downing Royal, 69-30, in Tuesday’s opener.

Lamar Consolidated won every quarter by at least seven points to seal a convincing win. The Mustangs will host Northside Friday at 7 p.m.

Terry starts 0-2

The Rangers opened their season with two double-digit losses to Jordan on Friday and Friendswood on Tuesday.

Terry failed to keep up with Jordan during Friday’s opener and lost 69-55. The Rangers did not fare much better against Friendswood and were defeated, 58-46.

Terry will be on the road next against George Ranch for a 6 p.m. Monday tipoff.

Hightower 77, Bush 61

Hightower’s 2-0 start spoils Bush’s opener as the Hurricanes earn a 77-61 win over the Broncos.

Senior Hurricane Traevon Hannah led with 20 points, followed by Aaron Williams’s 17 and Jacory Chatman’s 12.

Hurricane Kyrin Dock also had seven steals.

Hightower and Bush will both participate in the McDonald’s Invitational on Thursday.

Westbury 92, Fort Bend Christian 50

The Eagles could not find many positives in Tuesday’s 92-50 loss to Westbury Christian.

The Wildcats dominated each frame and were up 50-25 at the half. A 28-13 third quarter put the game out of reach for the Eagles.

Fort Bend Christian Academy will travel to St. Thomas Catholic for a Thursday night game. Tipoff is set for 7:30 p.m.

Clements 57, Klein Cain 41

The Clements Rangers secured an opening night win against Klein Cain, 57-41.

Clements hosts Sharpstown this Friday at noon.

Spring Woods 53, Dulles 42

The Dulles Vikings could not secure its first win against Spring Woods on Tuesday, 53-42.

Dulles will play Deer Park Thursday at 9 a.m.

Elkins wins two-straight

Elkins began its 2021 season with a Saturday win against Bellaire, 58-55, and Monday win against Eisenhower, 55-31.

Junior Chris Johnson had 18 points in the Bellaire win. Other top scorers on Saturday included 13 each from Todd Woods and Jae’Coby Osborne.

Johnson’s 21 points on Monday helped Elkins dominate Eisenhower. Elkins will play Lamar at the Texas Invitational on Thursday.

Kempner starts 2-0

The Kempner Cougars began 2-0 following two close wins against Dulles on Friday, 60-57, and Pasadena Memorial on Tuesday, 74-72.

The Cougars will travel to Friendswood on Monday at 1 p.m.

Marshall 65, North Shore 32

The Buffalos commanded their season debut with a 33-point victory against North Shore.

Marshall will play Spring Woods this Friday at 7 p.m.

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