Free throws lift Hornets over Mexia

After troubles at the free throw line throughout the night, the Gatesville Hornets made three critical, last-minute free throws to score an impressive, 53-51 win over the highly-ranked Mexia Blackcats, Friday at home.

Down 51-50 with 17 seconds remaining in the final period, Gatesville’s Josh Carroll went to the free throw line to attempt to tie the score, then put the Hornets on top.

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