GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - (KKCO) A last minute effort turned out in vain as the Central Warriors dropped their opening game of the season 48-43 to the Horizon Hawks on Thursday night.
Spencer Hicks scored a team high 13 points for the Warriors and Vandon Sanchez added 11 points in the loss.
Horizon's Cole Waliczek led his team with 13 points.
Central will play against Douglas County on Friday in the second game of the day at 5:00 p.m.
Horizon will face Grand Junction on Friday at 6:45 p.m.
To see highlights from Thursday night's game, click on the video above.