KETK – The Tyler Lee Red Raiders came out strong from the gate.
Lee eventually took control of the contest outscoring crosstown rival John Tyler 26-11 in the second quarter.
Coach Alan Simmons Red Raiders pulled away for a 77-53 victory Tuesday.
Jaiden Pinson led Lee with 19 points, while Ashad Walker had 27 for the Lions in the losing effort.
Red Raiders improve to 3-5 on the young season, while JT drops to 1-4.
The Tyler Lee Lady Raiders dominated earlier Tuesday as they defeated John Tyler 50-21.
Lee girls are now 6-4 on the year. JT falls to 3-7.
The Longview Lobos held off old rival Lufkin in a close contest Tuesday at Lobo Coliseum.
Behind 24 points from senior guard Phillip Washington, Longview held on to beat the Pack 64-59 for their fifth straight win over LP.
The Lobos improve to 5-1 on the season. Lufkin drops to 3-1.
Zay Shankle led the way for the Panthers with 13 points.
Watch the video to see highlights from both games.