Basketball: Atascocita’s perfect season ends in 6A state championship loss to DeSoto

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Atascocita senior guard Greg Shead works the ball against Desoto during the first quarter of their Class 6A boys basketball state championship

It happened again.

A disastrous second quarter cost Atascocita a trip to the state basketball tournament in 2015. The Eagles missed nine of their 13 shots and turned the ball over five times against underdog Irving MacArthur, digging a hole they couldn’t get out of and missing a chance to atone for losing in the regional finals the year before.

On Saturday night at the Alamodome, Atascocita again saw its offense sputter to a screeching halt. click here for complete story