COLLEGE STATION The A&M Consolidated boys basketball team beat College Station 44-33 at Tiger Gym Friday night.
It was a defensive battle from the start. After Consol led 4-2 early on, College Station answered to go in front 9-6 after the first quarter. Both teams were knotted at 17 at halftime.
The third quarter continued to be a back-and-forth game, but then the Tigers closed out the period on a 7-0 run. Consol went on to win this crosstown showdown 44-33.
A&M Consolidated will be back in action on Tuesday at Magnolia West.
College Station will be at Rudder on Tuesday.