Burnet boys beat Brownwood to stay perfect in district

BROWNWOOD — The Burnet High School boys basketball team broke open a close game against Brownwood in the second quarter, giving the Bulldogs a 56-32 victory Jan. 22.

The win keeps Burnet atop the District 8-3A standings.

Leading 8-6 after the first period, the Bulldogs outscored the Lions 16-10 in the second quarter for a 24-16 lead at the half. That lead went to 48-24 by the end of the third quarter.

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ON OFFENSE: Points – Derek Kiser 19, Jordan Barnard 12, Colton Stevens 9, Jai Patel 5, Trenton Hafley 3, Walker Townes 2, Cory Cavender 2, Blayne Parisher 2, Chase Mardis 2; assists – Cavender 4, Stevens 3, Patel 1, Parisher 1, Barnard 1, Nic Ybarra 1

ON DEFENSE: Steals – Cavender 3, Barnard 2, Ybarra 1; blocks – Kiser 1, Stevens 1, Mardis 1; rebounds – Mardis 5, Barnard 4, Stevens 4, Patel 2, Parisher 2, Kiser 2, Hafley 1, Ybarra 1

RECORDS: Burnet is 14-8 overall and 4-0 in District 8-3A; Brownwood is 0-4 in District 8-3A.

UP NEXT: Burnet vs. Gatesville, 8 p.m. Jan. 25 at The Doghouse, 1000 The Green Mile in Burnet

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Burnet, 4-0

Liberty Hill, 3-1

Gatesville, 3-1

Lampasas, 1-3

Llano, 1-3

Brownwood, 0-4

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