LITTLE ELM — Nate Uber scored 15 points and Denison held off a late push by Denton Braswell for a 66-60 victory in District 5-5A action on Friday night.

Pierce Barker and Dontre Flowers each finished with 14 points and Tarrence Gaines added eight points for Denison (8-14, 1-2), which surpassed last season's win total.

The Yellow Jackets, who host Denton Ryan on Tuesday, held a 27-18 half-time lead and led by 16 going to the fourth quarter.

District 9-3A

Pilot Point 74, Gunter 48

PILOT POINT — Cody Collinsworth scored 38 points as Pilot Point beat Gunter in district action on Friday night.

Jacob Pitts and Mason Shepperd each finished with nine points while Drake Wood and Javin Bruce chipped in seven points apiece for Pilot Point.

Tyler Scott scored 10 points, Clay Lemons added nine points and Kyle Watson finished with seven points for Gunter (4-13, 1-2).


Gainesville 69, Iowa Park 57

GAINESVILLE — Josh Kemp scored 20 points as Gainesville beat Iowa Park in non-district action on Friday.

Zack Blevins added 19 points and Tyler Goldsworthy chipped in 13 points for Gainesville, which plays at Collinsville on Tuesday to close out non-district play.

Bonham 87, Roxton 41

BONHAM — Wyatt Dolberry scored 16 points as Bonham defeated Roxton in non-district action on Friday night.

Noah Shellman, Josh Ukpe and Azyon Dunlap all finished with 12 points, Izaiah Epps chipped in 11 points and Tyler Rodriguez totaled 10 points for Bonham, which plays at Bland on Tuesday to close out non-district play.

Pottsboro 78, Valley View 33

VALLEY VIEW — Kai Barr scored 18 points as Pottsboro defeated Valley View in non-district action on Friday.

Ethyn Snider and Jaxon Recer each added 10 points and Daniel Arnold chipped in nine points for Pottsboro (17-4).

Van Alstyne 62, North Lamar 43

PARIS — Samuel Tormos scored 16 points as Van Alstyne defeated North Lamar during non-district action on Friday night.

Jackson Rogers and Tyler Sperry each finished with 15 points and Noah Boling totaled nine points for Van Alstyne (15-8).

Tom Bean 59, Honey Grove 46

TOM BEAN — Ben Lind had 19 points and 16 rebounds as Tom Bean topped Honey Grove in non-district action on Friday night.

Michael Cooper added 10 points, five rebounds and three steals, Blakeston Jones and Dillon Curd scored eight points apiece and Bryce Grier finished with six points and six steals for Tom Bean (13-9).

Bells 67, Savoy 57

SAVOY — Wrangler Priest scored 20 points as Bells defeated Savoy in non-district action on Friday night.

Colby Meek added 15 points and Hunter Hawthorne chipped in eight points for Bells.

Texoma Christian 75, Denton Calvary 54

DENTON — Marlen Williams scored 29 points as TCS beat Calvary in non-district action on Friday.

Brendan Smith chipped in 12 points, Matthew McCarthy added 10 points and Caleb Roberts totaled seven points for Texoma Christian (15-4).