SPARKS - Despite tremendous offensive games by Rafe King and Chris Lopez, Carson High's boys basketball team dropped its third straight game.
King scored 31 and Lopez added 14, but Reed got 20 second-half points from Alonzo Vega to grab a 69-62 win over the Senators in a Division I game Tuesday night.
The loss dropped Carson to 6-5 in league heading into Friday's home game against Bishop Manogue.
"I think we're fine," Carson coach Carlos Mendeguia said after a lengthy talk with his team. "We just have to get back to work and get ready for Friday's big game. …