Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Jaguars Shake Tigers After Slow Start, 82-62.(Sports)

Byline: Eric Butler For the Journal

Both the Capital Jaguars and Los Lunas Tigers basketball squads entered Thursday night's game in Los Lunas with three victories. But there was a big difference Capital's win total came with only four games under its belt.

Playing in just their fifth contest of the year, the Jaguars (4-1) started slowly before pulling away early in the fourth quarter and polishing off Los Lunas, 82-62.

Los Lunas, on the other hand, fell to 3-8.

To get the win, the Jags had to emerge from early turnover trouble.

The Jaguars had turned the ball over six times midway through the first quarter and fell behind early 8-2. …

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