The Uvalde Coyotes rewarded a large youth basketball night crowd with a 54-36 victory over the Eagle Pass Winn Mavericks last Friday night.
Ahead by a score of 35-29 by the end of the third period, the Coyotes exploded for 19 points in the finale period to blow the ball game open.
The Coyotes began the final period with a 9-0 scoring run.
Donovan Amaya led things off as he downed a pair of free throws.
With seven minutes left on the game clock, Donovan Davila drained a three-point field goal to up the Uvalde lead to 40-29.
Chris Embers grabbed an offensive rebound and scored on a short-range put-back shot.
Domingo Davila topped off the run as he made a drive through the scoring lane for a layup.
Eric Sanchez scored Winn’s first points of the period as he converted on a three-point play to cut the scoring deficit to 44-32 with 4:30 left in the game.
Domingo Davila and Donovan Amaya scored on back-to-back short-range field goals to give the Coyotes a 16-point lead.
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