Pearland senior Javonne Lowery
(5) hits a short jumper that gave the Oilers a 37-36 lead with 6:16 left in the game.
The Oilers were down 27-17 at the end of the first half, but rallied to tie up the game 35-35 entering the fourth frame.
Pearland came up short down the stretch to fall to the Bucs 44-41 as two last second shots missed the mark to tie up the game. Lowery finished with 16 points.
The Oilers are now 2-4 in district after the first round and need a strong effort in the second round to advance to the post-season. (Photo by Dr. David Davis)