Uvalde High School’s Harvey Kinchlow Gym will be the site for District 28-5A basketball competition Tuesday night.
The Uvalde Coyotes will close out the first half of their district season as they take on the Southside Cardinals.
Tip-off time for the varsity contest is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.
Preceding the varsity game will be a 5 p.m. junior varsity game.
In UHS’s Oscar Cruz Gym, the Uvalde and Southside freshman teams will tangle.
Coach Shawn Dalbert’s Cardinals, 3-3 in district competition, had a district basketball open date Friday night.
After winning back-to-back games over Eagle Pass Winn, 88-59, and Somerset, 73-63, the Cardinals lost a narrow 93-92 decision against the Floresville Tigers last Tuesday,
In an 88-59 district win by the Cardinals over Southwest earlier this season, forward Richard Torres, a 6-foot-6 sophomore, led the scoring for the Cardinals with 26 points.
Four other players scored in double figures, including guard Senobio Ortiz, a 5-foot-5 senior, with 12 points, guard Anthony Mendoza, a 5-foot-11 junior, and guard Travis Robles, a 6-foot senior, each scored 11 points, while guard Steven Quintero, a 5-foot-10 senior, scored 10 points.
Forward Nick Hernandez, a 6-foot-2 senior, netted six points.
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