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Fourth quarter run, grit prove too much for Pearce in win (with video)

Senior guard Christian Plummer drives on a fastbreak in Coppell’s 46-43 victory over Richardson Pearce on Tuesday. Plummer led the Cowboys with 14 points in the win.

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

January 18, 2017

For three quarters, very little was going the Coppell boys basketball team’s way offensively. The Cowboys struggled to hit shots and turned the ball over far too many times.   But in the final eight minutes, they found some sort of spark, and their “extraordinary” effort gave them the...

Solari comes up big in first district win over Jesuit

Senior forward Jackson Solari gets set before a free throw during Coppell's 58-53 victory over Jesuit on Tuesday, December 20. Solari had his best game of the year, scoring 17 and rebounding well.

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

December 21, 2016

After making his return from an injured hand several weeks ago, Jackson Solari has not played up to his own standards. But on Tuesday night, the senior forward made his return to the floor known in a big way, leading the Coppell Cowboys basketball team (7-7 overall, 1-0 District 9-6A) to a 58-53 victo...

Marshall, third-quarter surge propel cowboys to victory

Junior guard Christian Plummer looks to throw the ball in during the Cowboys 53-50 victory over the Richland Rebels. Plummer saw limited scoring, but moved the ball around well in Coppell's eighth district victory.

February 8, 2016

Down 13 points with only about 11 minutes of basketball left to play, the Coppell Cowboys, whose offense had sputtered since the start of the second half, looked to be in dire straits in their final regularly-scheduled game in the old gym. Then, something clicked. Slowly, Coppell chipped away at the ...

Cowboys fall in physical battle to Mustangs, 66-50

Sophomore Sam Marshall guards a Grapevine player in last night's game at Coppell High School. Marshall lead the team in scoring with 11 points. Photo by Kelly Monaghan.

December 17, 2014

By Joseph Krum Staff Writer @joseph_krum In a physical matchup against the Grapevine Mustangs, the Coppell Cowboys basketball team fell 66-50 to fall to 4-9 on the season Tuesday night at Coppell High School. (Always put the day and location)  It was a game where it seemed like there was a foul or turnover ...