COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- The College Station Cougars overcame a one-point halftime deficit and pulled away from Rockdale in the fourth quarter for a 68-51 victory to open District 18-3A play.
Curtis Thompson led the Cougars with 18 points. Ryan Johnson added 14 and Jay Payton chipped in 13.
The Cougars improve to 21-6 on the season and 1-0 in district play. The Cougars visit Taylor Tuesday.
Rockdale falls to 18-4, 0-1.