More HS Football Playoffs Plus Stars Fall on the Road Again

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The Texas High School Football Playoffs begin Thursday night and go through the weekend.
Paris – In the Bi-District round the Paris Wildcats take on a familiar foe when they play Crandall on Thursday at Rockwall’s Wilkerson-Sanders Stadium at 7:00 pm on 101.9 KBUS. Other games Thursday night include the Rivercrest Rebels against Hawkins at Sam Parker Field in Mt Pleasant beginning at 7:30. Clarksville takes on 9th ranked Bremond in Bullard at 7:00. On Friday night the Cooper Bulldogs are in Burleson to play Holliday at 7:00 and the Honey Grove Warriors take on Big Sandy at Greenville’s Ford Stadium at 7:30.
Mount Pleasant – The Rivercrest Rebels look to make some noise in the postseason when they match up with Hawkins on Thursday at Sam Parker Field in Mt Pleasant kicking off at 7:30On Friday night, the Gilmer Buckeyes look for another deep run beginning with Diboll at 7:00 pm at Marshall’s Maverick Stadium. The Mt Vernon Tigers want to show their undefeated season was no fluke. They take on Redwater in the first round Friday night at Sam Parker Field in Mt Pleasant. Hughes Springs goes to Hallsville’s Bobcat Stadium to play Mineola. Pittsburg takes on Rusk at Bullard’s Panther Stadium. Paul Pewitt visits Longview’s Pirate Stadium again Harmony, while the Daingerfield Tigers go up against Lone Oak in Gladewater. Friday games kick off at 7:30.
Sulphur Springs – The Sulphur Springs Wildcats are back in post-season action. On Friday night, the Wildcats stay at home for the bi-district round as they welcome in Lucas Lovejoy to Prim Stadium. The game will be carried on STAR 95.9 with kickoff at 7:30. Other action around the area Friday will include the Cooper Bulldogs up against Holliday in Burleson at 7:00 pm. Cumby will travel to Yellowjacket Stadium in Ferris to meet with Hubbard at 7:00 as well. The Commerce Tigers take on White Oak at Wildcat Stadium in Emory at 7:30. Lone Oak travels to Gladewater to play Daingerfield at 7:30 as well while the Mt Vernon Tigers looks to take their regular season success into the playoffs against Redwater at Mt Pleasant’s Sam Parker Field. Kickoff is at 7:30.
The Dallas Stars continue their back and forth season last night. After a decisive 5-0 win over the weekend, the Stars drop a match yesterday to Carolina, 5-1. The lone Dallas goal came off the stick of Alexander Radulov. The Stars remain with 18 points on the season and will be in Florida tonight to take on the Panthers. Puck drop is at 7:30.
The Dallas Mavericks will be at the American Airline Center tonight to host the rivaling San Antonio Spurs. The Mavs have struggled in the early portion of the season with the league’s worst winning percentage at 2-12. The Spurs, meanwhile, are off to a modest start at 8-5. Tip-off tonight from the A-A-C is at 7:30.
And the new College Football Playoff rankings we will be released tonight. After big losses from No. 1 Georgia and No. 3 Notre Dame, a shakeup is certainly expected. Fifth-ranked OU could be in a position to move up after beating 6th ranked TCU while 7th ranked Miami could also make their first top-four appearances.