Pirates can’t finish comeback at Centennial

Despite a strong fourth quarter effort, the Granbury Pirates fell to Burleson Centennial 72-68 on the road Friday night.

Granbury trailed 52-44 heading into the final quarter, but scored 24 points to tighten the gap. The Pirates cut the deficit to two with 24 seconds left, but couldn’t complete the comeback.

Granbury is now 2-3 in District 9-5A. The Pirates will host Cleburne on Tuesday.