The District 30-5A North Zone schedule began with a loss for the Alice Coyotes Tuesday night.

Corpus Christi Miller knocked off the Coyotes in the zone opener, 69-41.

Ramiro Chavez led the Coyotes in scoring with 16 points.

Xavier Callandret had 16 points for Miller. J.D. Reid scored 14.

Alice is 0-1 in zone play and 4-16 for the season.

The Alice Coyotes are playing Gregory-Portland in a North Zone game Friday night. Tip-off is at 8 p.m.