Basketball: Conroe falls short to Klein Collins in coach Mason’s debut

Two teams that found themselves on the outside looking for the UIL Class 6A playoffs last February squared off the to begin the boys basketball season Tuesday night.

A good start to the year could build up some confidence and Klein Collins seized that.

The host Tigers climbed out to a 10-point lead over Conroe early in the second quarter. The visiting Tigers cut the deficit to six points early in the third quarter before Klein Collins slipped away to a 78-63 win.

Klein Collins (1-0) came out and put full-court pressure on Conroe (0-1) early. The host Tigers went up 5-0 in the first minute and never lost control of the lead the whole night. click here for complete story