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The UIL girls basketball playoff brackets have been trimmed to 32 teams in each classification after one week of playoff games.
Those fortunate enough to score a third-round midweek victory will advance to weekend regional tournaments. From those tournaments will come the state final four field at San Antonio's Alamodome March 2-4.
The strongest districts in the playoffs in each classificationClass 6A:
All four playoffs team from District 7 advanced through the first two playoff rounds. That sets up a third meeting for Duncanville
, first and fourth-place finishers, and Cedar Hill
-South Grand Prairie (Grand Prairie)
, third and second. The winners advance to Fort Worth for the Region I tournament.
The other three regions also have a district with three teams still alive:
, Horn (Mesquite)
. Tyler faces district champion Horn in a regional quarterfinal.
with the League City trio of champion Clear Springs (League City)
, third-place Clear Creek (League City)
and runner-up Clear Falls (League City)
. The latter two square off in a regional quarterfinal.
with United (Laredo)
, champion Alexander (Laredo)
and South San Antonio (San Antonio)
. The latter two meet in a regional quarterfinal.
Regional sites: I-Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center, Fort Worth; II-Davis Field House, Dallas; III-Merrell Center, Katy; IV-Energy Arena, Laredo.Class 5A:
Corpus Christi is well-represented with three teams still alive after two playoff rounds. District 30 champion Carroll (Southlake)
meets fourth-place finisher Veterans Memorial in one quarterfinal. The other District 30 survivor, Flower Mound
, faces District 31 champion Cigarroa (Laredo)
Regional sites: I-Western Texas University, Snyder; II-Culwell Center, Garland; III-Delmar Fieldhouse, Houston; IV-Northside Gym, San Antonio.Class 4A:
Two districts account for six of the remaining eight teams in Region II.
*District 10 members Wilmer-Hutchins (Dallas)
and Ranchview (Irving)
face off in one quarterfinal while district champ Lincoln (Dallas)
collides with District 9 winner Argyle.
*Still alive from District 15 are Bullard
and Chapel Hill (Tyler)
, who will face off in a regional quarterfinal, as well as champion Gilmer
, which draws District 16 champ Tatum
In Region I, District 8 is flexing its muscle with three teams still alive. Runner-up Stephenville
and third-place Glen Rose
meet in the third round with champion Godley
going against District 7 champ Kennedale
Regional sites: I-Lubbock Christian University; II-Texas A&M-Commerce; III-Sam Houston State University, Huntsville; IV-Texas A&M-Kingsville.Class 3A:
Three teams have advanced to the regional quarterfinal round from Districts 13 and 29.
and Chapel Hill (Mount Pleasant)
, third and second from District 13, battle for a spot in the Region II tournament. District champion Mt. Vernon
faces District 15 runner-up West Rusk (New London)
*District 29 runner-up Goliad
and third-place Skidmore-Tynan (Skidmore)
meet in an elimination contest. District champion Odem
draws District 30 champion San Diego
Regional sites: I-Chaparral Center, Midland; II-Rockwall-Heath; III-Midway (Waco); IV-Seguin.Class 2A
: All eight Region II teams that remain alive are district champions. Of the upcoming 16 regional quarterfinals in 2A, 10 match district champions.
Regional sites: I-South Plains College, Levelland; II-McKinney North; III-Jewett; IV-Comal Canyon, New Braunfels.Class 1A:
District 31 foes Nueces Canyon (Barksdale)
, the league champion, and Utopia
go head-to-head for a berth in the Region IV tourney.
Regional sites: I-South Plains College, Levelland; II-Abilene Christian University, Abilene; III-Mansfield High; IV-Burger Gym, Austin.