The City View Mustangs had a rough first half which led to a 61-50 loss to #17 Nocona in District 8-3A action Friday.
The Mustangs (17-10, 5-6) scored just 17 points in the first half and trailed by 21 at halftime. The Mustangs came out of the halftime adjustments with urgency and had the lead down to 6 at one point in the game, but the lead proved to be too much to overcome.
Austin Lucas led them with 20 points, while Jayln Marks scored 12. Defensively, seniors Jeremiah Lucas and Trey Smith led the charge in the second half against the state-ranked Indians.
Riley McCasland led Nocona with a game-high 25 with Jose Ogeda scoring 17.
The Mustangs will take on the #11 Bowie Jackrabbits at Bowie on Monday, February 5th, before setting up Senior Night on Friday the 9th against #10 Holliday.