Lubbock-Cooper advances to 5A State Title game
LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - #8 Lubbock Cooper went on an amazing late run to beat #10 Lamar Fulshear 70-52 to advance to the 5A State Championship game Saturday in San Antonio.
Lubbock-Cooper closed the game on an amazing 22-4 to get the win.
The game was tied at 48 with 7:13 left when the Lady Pirates went on a 14-0 run. Following a score by the Chargers, the wonders from Woodrow went on an 8-0 run.
Peyton North led Lubbock Cooper with 31 points.
Carisa Cortez added 14 points.
Majik Esquivel chipped in 12.
#8 Lubbock Cooper will face #17 Frisco Liberty 3 p.m. Saturday in the Alamodome for the 5A State Title.
Liberty beat #4 San Antonio Wagner 62-51 for their 15th straight win.
It’s hard to believe back on November 18th, Monterey beat Liberty by 52, 69-17.
Good luck to Lubbock Cooper Saturday.
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