Abilene edged Towanda Circle in a close 49-44 encounter in a Kansas boys basketball matchup
The Cowboys put a bow on this victory with a strong final-quarter kick, outpointing the Thunderbirds 22-8 in the last stanza.
The Thunderbirds enjoyed a 36-27 lead over the Cowboys to start the fourth quarter.
Had this been a prize fight, Towanda Circle would’ve earned the judge’s decision at half, with a 25-14 lead on Abilene.
The Thunderbirds authored a promising start, taking advantage of the Cowboys 14-8 at the end of the first quarter.