Boys Basketball: Conroe surges past War Eagles

Conroe’s Myron Wright drives to the basket in the fourth quarter at Oak Ridge Tuesday in a 77-68 win for Conroe.

The Conroe Tigers came out aggressive and quickly established their up-tempo offense en route to a 77-68 district win at Oak Ridge Tuesday night.

Conroe (14-8, 1-1) started the game off with a 6-0 run and had another 8-0 run in the middle of the first quarter to quickly establish a 21-10 lead at the end of the first quarter.

The War Eagles started the second quarter on a 10-4 run to cut the Conroe lead to just just four points with 3:10 left in the second quarter. However another Conroe run of 11-3 to close the quarter saw the War Eagles down 42-31 at halftime. click here for complete story