Basketball: The Woodlands wins third tournament of the season

The Woodlands Highlanders captured their basketball tournament title of the regular season Saturday afternoon.

Playing Deer Park to conclude the Pride of Texas Tournament at Tuloso-Midway High School in Corpus Christi, the Highlanders held on to a slim lead throughout the fourth quarter to win 60-58.

“It was close,” The Woodlands coach Dale Reed said. “It was 44-35 going into the fourth quarter and (Deer Park) made a run.”

The Woodlands (14-3) led by just two points with around 10 seconds to play when sophomore Romello Wilbert hit a pair of free throws. click here for complete story