North Lamar 67,
TRENTON — Paris North Lamar outscored Rains in every quarter on the way to a 67-21 Class 3A bi-district playoff win on Tuesday.
Jacob Dowty led Rains with eight points after going 4-of-9 from the field.
North Lamar advances to the area round to play Canton, a 62-50 winner over Bullard.
Class 3A boys bi-district
Rains 7 9 3 2 —21
North Lamar 13 18 16 20 —67
R: Michael Diaz 2, Jonathan Thomas 5, Dakota Miller 4, Grant Russell 2, Jacob Dowty 8.
Life Oak Cliff 77,
TERRELL — Dallas Life Oak Cliff built a 26-12 lead in the first quarter before claiming a 77-49 Class 2A bi-district win over the Commerce Tigers on Tuesday.
Connor Ellis, Malcolm Fragosa and D’Lance Sharp all pumped in 11 points to lead Commerce.
De’Ante Allen led the 27-5 victors with 14 points.
Life Oak Cliff advances to the area round to face Daingerfield, which beat Cooper 57-54.
Class 2A boys bi-district
Life Oak Cliff 26 19 18 14 —77
Commerce 12 17 13 7 —49
LOC: De’Ante Allen 14, Jerrell Wiliams 12, Sterling Bradford 10, Tyler Watkins 10.
C: Connor Ellis 11, Malcolm Fragosa 11, D’Lance Sharp 11.
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ROUNDUP
North Lamar 67,
Celeste, Caddo Mills win
Celeste's Blue Devils and the Caddo Mills Lady Foxes won in baseball and softball action this weekend.
Greenville Lions beat Denton
The Greenville Lions edged the Denton Broncos 6-4 on Friday at John Mason Field in non-district baseball action.
Travis Koger picked up the victory on the mound, allowing only one hit and one run in three innings while striking out three. Dylan Coleman, Press Alford and Chris Hazlett also pitched for the Lions.
Travis and his brother Justin Koger led the Lions at the plate with three hits apiece.
A&M-Commerce men win at LSC tournament
Texas A&M University-Commerce came out on top in a nail biting, back-and-forth game against Eastern New Mexico University that ended with senior Kameron Price sealing the 74-73 win in the opening round of the Lone Star Conference tournament with only nine seconds left.
Greenville boys, Royse City girls take 13-4A openers
The Greenville Lions downed Royse City 12-3 in a District 13-4A baseball opener on a cold Tuesday night in Greenville, while the Lady Lions lost 10-7 to Royse City in a 13-4A softball opener.
Hudgins, Hale win track and field events for Greenville High School
Mya Hudgins and Carandall Hale won events to lead the Greenville High School track and field teams on Thursday at the Princeton Invitational.
White team outscores Blue in A&M-Commerce spring game
Texas A&M University-Commerce football fans got a good look at their 2014 Lions squad on a sunny Saturday afternoon during the annual Blue-White Spring Game at Memorial Stadium.
Paris clips Greenville Lady Lions, 2-1
Paris freshman Tieren Gates scored two goals as the Lady Wildcats beat Greenville 2-1 in District 19-4A play on Saturday at T.A. “Cotton” Ford Stadium.
A&M-Commerce to honor seniors in last home game
Texas A&M University-Commerce will recognize their seniors today in the last home basketball games of the season for the Lion men and women.
Both Lion teams, who’ve qualified for the Lone Star Conference tournament that starts on Wednesday in Allen, will face strong tests from a pair of talented Tarleton State teams.
Quinlan, Caddo Mills, Lone Oak win in Cooper
Quinlan Ford, Caddo Mills and Lone Oak won their games on Thursday at the Cooper baseball tournament.
Mount Pleasant slides past Greenville Lady Lions
Breanne Smallwood struck out 12 while pitching Mount Pleasant to a 3-1 non-district softball win over Greenville on Tuesday at Monty Stratton Field.
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