Panther Hoops

Lufkin’s Christian Mumphery goes up for a shot during first-half action at Panther Gym Tuesday afternoon.

Christian Mumphery led the Panthers with 12 points before using his passing to lead a game-closing 11-2 run as Lufkin surged for a 53-46 win over the Livingston Lions in non-district basketball action at Panther Gym Tuesday afternoon.

Playing in their first game after the Christmas break, the Panthers trailed for a total of four minutes in the first three quarters.

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