It was a cardiac finish for the Wildcat fans… Final Cats 62 - Tigers 61.
The last chance the Tigers had to pull off a win was a shot with a three pointer layup but missed.
Individual Scoring for the Wildcats:
Eric Saenz 4
Phillip Longoria 21
Dominic Saenz 11
Richard Regalado 8
Alex Parra 3
Ernesto Salcedo 11
Jerome Sandoval 4
Deming shot 11 out of 18 free throws and scored 3 three pointers.
The Cats had 11 turnovers and outrebounded the Tigers 31-28.
Now Deming go to 8 wins 2 losses.
The Deming Wildcat JV boys basketball team also defeated the Alamogordo Tigers 66-58.
Next for the Cats is the Los Lunas Tournament Wednesday – Friday Dec 27-29.
Game times to be announced.