Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Cibola Wins Foul Match, 74-55.(Sports)

Byline: James Yodice Journal Staff Writer

Whistle Stops Cougars, St. Pius Sartans 52 Times

If only the math was fuzzy.

But it wasn't, and on Friday night at Cibola High School the sobering numbers read as follows:

One hundred twenty-nine points, 52 fouls, 77 free throws and an absolutely brutal-to-watch 74-55 girls basketball win for the Cougars over St. Pius.

Cibola improved to 6-2 and plays Rio Grande tonight in both teams' final game before the holiday break. St. Pius dropped to 4-7, and the Sartans can begin their Christmas shopping today because St. Pius doesn't play another game for three weeks (Jan. 5 against Tohatchi).

"It hurt both teams," Cibola coach Doug Dorame said of the foul-plagued game. …

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