(Note: All games begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday.)

(Note: All games begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday.)


Sherman at Wylie


What: District 13-4A


Where: Wylie Stadium


Records: Sherman 3-5, 2-3; Wylie 4-4, 3-2


Radio: KMAD 102.5 FM


Series: Sherman leads 4-1


Last year: Sherman won 45-35


Last week: Sherman lost to Lovejoy 35-21; Wylie lost to Denison 35-27


Players to watch: Sherman: RB Tre’ Mask, WR/DB Ja’Quay Pough; Wylie: QB Carsen Cook, WR Kameron Kelly


Playoff outlook: The easiest path for Sherman is to beat Wylie by 6 or more points and have Wylie East beat McKinney North, which means the Bearcats would clinch with another win next week. Wylie can clinch a berth with 2 more wins.


Denison at Greenville


What: District 13-4A


Where: T.A. "Cotton" Ford Stadium


Records: Denison 5-3, 4-1; Greenville 0-8, 0-5


Radio: KMKT 93.1 FM; KGVL 1400 AM


Series: Denison leads 33-22-2


Last year: Denison won 28-16


Last week: Denison beat Wylie 35-27; Greenville lost to McKinney North 45-7


Players to watch: Denison: QB Devon Blanton, RB Colton Henslee; Greenville: RB Tyler Matthews, WR Spencer Gilbert II


Playoff outlook: Denison can clinch a berth with a win and can lock up the top Division II seed with 2 more wins or a win and a Wylie East loss. Greenville has been eliminated from playoff consideration.


Wylie East at McKinney North


What: District 13-4A


Where: Ron Poe Stadium


Records: Wylie East 5-3, 4-1; McKinney North 4-4, 3-2


Radio: KFCD 990 AM; KLAK 97.5 FM


Series: Wylie East leads 2-1


Last year: Wylie East won 50-26


Last week: Wylie East beat Royse City 53-14; McKinney North beat Greenville 45-7


Players to watch: Wylie East: QB Garrett McCain, WR Jared Wyatt; McKinney North: RB Ronald Jones, WR Tre Sanders


Playoff outlook: Wylie East can clinch a berth with one win in its final 2 games. McKinney North is in for certain by winning its final 2 games.


Royse City at Lovejoy


What: District 13-4A


Where: Leopard Stadium


Records: Royse City 1-7, 1-4; Lovejoy 5-3, 3-2


Radio: www.sportsgram.net; www.tsrnsports.com


Series: Lovejoy leads 1-0


Last year: Lovejoy won 49-28


Last week: Royse City lost to Wylie East 53-14; Lovejoy beat Sherman 35-21


Players to watch: Royse City: RB Alex Ramsey, WR Jake Glisch; Lovejoy: RB Dan Sefcik, WR Chochy Luce


Playoff outlook: Royse City has been eliminated from playoff consideration. Lovejoy can guarantee a berth by winning its final 2 games.


Gainesville at Krum


What: District 9-3A


Where: Bobcat Stadium


Records: Gainesville 7-0, 2-0; Krum 3-6, 1-2


Radio: KGAF 1580 AM


Series: Gainesville leads 1-0


Last year: Gainesville won 20-19


Last week: Gainesville was idle; Krum lost to Sanger 35-0


Players to watch: Gainesville: RB Adam Berryman, QB Mason Copeland; Krum: RB Ian Concepcion, RB Brennan Ellis


Playoff outlook: Gainesville can clinch both a playoff berth and the No. 1 seed with a win Friday. Krum can clinch a berth with either a win or a Bridgeport loss to Sanger.


Community at Bonham


What: District 12-3A


Where: Warrior Stadium


Records: Community 2-6, 0-2; Bonham 3-6, 1-2


Radio: KFYN 1420 AM; www.kfyn1420.com


Series: Bonham leads 6-3


Last year: Bonham won 68-38


Last week: Community was idle; Bonham lost to Melissa 57-20


Players to watch: Community: QB Jordan Graham, RB/DB Collin Croft; Bonham: QB/DB Dra Smith, WR Greg Moses


Playoff outlook: The winner of this game will clinch a Division II berth based on head-to-head, as long as Princeton beats Melissa.


Melissa at Princeton


What: District 12-3A


Where: Jackie Hendricks Stadium


Records: Melissa 7-1, 2-0; Princeton 7-1, 1-1


Radio: mcn.melissaisd.org


Series: Melissa leads 1-0


Last year: Melissa won 34-21


Last week: Princeton lost to Anna 42-28; Melissa beat Bonham 57-20


Players to watch: Melissa: QB Taylor McGehee, RB Marcus Ellis; Princeton: WR Jakari Dillard, QB Jourdan Blake


Playoff outlook: Melissa has locked up the No. 1 Division II berth. Princeton can clinch a Division I spot with a win.


Whitesboro at Callisburg


What: District 5-2A (I)


Where: Wildcat Stadium


Records: Whitesboro 7-1, 4-0; Callisburg 6-2, 2-2


Radio: KPFC 89.1/91.9 FM


Series: Whitesboro leads 8-3


Last year: Callisburg won 44-38 (2OT)


Last week: Whitesboro beat Pilot Point 37-10; Callisburg beat Paradise 35-14


Players to watch: Whitesboro: RB/DB Collin Kilcrease, FL/DB Cody Ford; Callisburg: QB Rheyce Childress, RB/LB Jake Parker


Playoff outlook: Whitesboro has clinched a berth and can lock up the top seed with 2 more wins. Callisburg can clinch a berth with a win Friday coupled with a Bowie loss to Pilot Point.


Bowie at Pilot Point


What: District 5-2A (I)


Where: Massey Stadium


Records: Bowie 3-5, 1-3; Pilot Point 6-3, 4-1


Series: Tied 2-2


Last year: Pilot Point won 31-17


Last week: Bowie was idle; Pilot Point lost to Whitesboro 37-10


Players to watch: Bowie: WR Jay Ward, RB Devon Gray; Pilot Point: WR/DB DaCoven Bailey, QB Travis Garrett


Playoff outlook: Pilot Point has already clinched a berth. Bowie would be eliminated with a loss or a Callisburg win.


Sunnyvale at Pottsboro


What: District 6-2A (I)


Where: Jim Henderson Memorial Stadium


Records: Sunnyvale 6-2, 2-2; Pottsboro 8-1, 5-0


Radio: KZRC 96.1 FM


Series: Pottsboro leads 1-0


Last year: Pottsboro won 51-7


Last week: Sunnyvale was idle; Pottsboro beat Van Alstyne 23-21


Players to watch: Sunnyvale: QB Ryan Cottingame, WR Josh Quinn; Pottsboro: WR Kory Waller, RB Thaddeus Flinn


Playoff outlook: Sunnyvale can clinch a berth with a win. Pottsboro has already clinched the No. 1 seed and can wrap up an undefeated district title with a win.


Van Alstyne at Howe


What: District 6-2A (I)


Where: Bulldog Stadium


Records: Van Alstyne 4-4, 2-2; Howe 3-5, 1-3


Series: Van Alstyne leads 33-17-1


Last year: Van Alstyne won 42-15


Last week: Van Alstyne lost to Pottsboro 23-21; Howe beat Commerce 26-6


Players to watch: Van Alstyne: QB Alex Phillips, OL/DL Connor Mayes; Howe: RB Anthony Hawthorne, WR Randle Nix


Playoff outlook: Van Alstyne can clinch a berth with a win. Howe would be eliminated with a loss but would move into a tie for the fourth and final seed with a win.


Gunter at S&S


What: District 7-2A (II)


Where: Ram Stadium


Records: Gunter 7-1, 3-0; S&S 8-0, 3-0


Series: Gunter leads 15-8


Last year: Gunter won 49-34


Last week: Gunter beat Leonard 19-11; S&S beat Bells 56-14


Players to watch: Gunter: RB/DB Garrett Hunter, WR Rhett Taylor; S&S: RB/LB Willie Winborne, FL/DB Trenton Nolan


Playoff outlook: Both teams have clinched berths. The winner of this game will be well on its way to sewing up the No. 1 seed. Gunter would clinch the top seed with a win, while S&S would need to beat both Gunter and Leonard.


Leonard at Tom Bean


What: District 7-2A (II)


Where: Tomcat Stadium


Records: Leonard 6-2, 2-1; Tom Bean 3-5, 0-3


Radio: www.kfyn1420.com


Series: Leonard leads 12-9-1


Last year: Leonard won 48-21


Last week: Leonard lost to Gunter 19-11; Tom Bean lost to Whitewright 27-20


Players to watch: Leonard: RB Solomon Titus, QB/DB Justin Bennett; Tom Bean: QB Hunter Book, RB Devyn Jackson


Playoff outlook: Leonard can clinch a berth with a win. Tom Bean needs a win or a Whitewright loss to Bells to stay alive.


Bells at Whitewright


What: District 7-2A (II)


Where: Tiger Stadium


Records: Bells 1-7, 0-3; Whitewright 1-7, 1-2


Series: Whitewright leads 42-13-1


Last year: Whitewright won 33-6


Last week: Bells lost to S&S 56-14; Whitewright beat Tom Bean 27-20


Players to watch: Bells: QB Noah Straw, WR/DB Chris Hall; Whitewright: QB Jefferson Ballard, WR Austin Powell


Playoff outlook: Both teams control their playoff destiny. Bells can clinch the No. 4 seed by beating Whitewright and Tom Bean. Whitewright can clinch a week early with a win Friday.


Collinsville at Lindsay


What: District 7-A (I)


Where: Henry B. Schroeder Knight Stadium


Records: Collinsville 6-2, 3-0; Lindsay 3-5, 3-0


Series: Lindsay leads 25-15


Last year: Lindsay won 47-0


Last week: Collinsville beat Chico 53-7; Lindsay beat Valley View 27-6


Players to watch: Collinsville: RB/DB John Lewis, QB/DB Connor Daley; Lindsay: RB/LB Elijah Walker, QB John Haverkamp


Playoff outlook: The winner of this game will have the upper hand to earn a No. 1 seed and first-round bye. Collinsville has already clinched a berth. Lindsay can clinch the top seed with a win Friday but only needs a Blue Ridge loss to lock up a playoff spot of any sort.


Trenton at Valley View


What: District 7-A (I)


Where: John Kassen Stadium


Records: Trenton 0-8, 0-3; Valley View 3-5, 2-1


Series: Valley View leads 1-0


Last year: Valley View won 35-0


Last week: Trenton lost to Blue Ridge 29-8; Valley View lost to Lindsay 27-6


Players to watch: Trenton: WR Kyle Wylie, QB Kever Wylie; Valley View: RB/DB Landon Boaz, QB/DB Ethan McCollum


Playoff outlook: Trenton must win Friday to stay alive for a possible tie for third place. Valley View can clinch with a win.


Blue Ridge at Chico


What: District 7-A (I)


Where: Dragon Field


Records: Blue Ridge 2-6, 1-2; Chico 4-4, 0-3


Series: Chico leads 1-0


Last year: Chico won 40-14


Last week: Blue Ridge beat Trenton 29-8; Chico lost to Collinsville 53-7


Players to watch: Blue Ridge: QB Ty Agan, WR Brevin Wiggins; Chico: WR Matt Carter, LB Darrion Riggs


Playoff outlook: Blue Ridge must win twice and Valley View must lose twice for the Tigers to earn a berth. Chico has been eliminated from playoff consideration.


Boles at Wolfe City


What: District 8-A (I)


Where: Don Howard Stadium


Records: Boles 7-1, 1-1; Wolfe City 5-4, 2-1


Series: Boles leads 6-5


Last year: Wolfe City won 42-27


Last week: Boles was idle; Wolfe City lost to Simms Bowie 60-32


Players to watch: Boles: RB/DB Devan Harris, RB/DB Ross Bostick; Wolfe City: QB Brandon Fisk, RB Justin Wilkinson


Playoff outlook: Boles needs either 2 more wins or a win and a Simms Bowie loss to clinch a berth. Wolfe City would clinch the No. 1 seed with a win.


Simms Bowie at Honey Grove


What: District 8-A (I)


Where: Warrior Stadium


Records: Simms Bowie 4-4, 1-1; Honey Grove 2-6, 0-2


Series: Honey Grove leads 4-1


Last year: Honey Grove won 31-22


Last week: Simms Bowie beat Wolfe City 60-32; Honey Grove lost to Celeste 27-7


Players to watch: Simms Bowie: RB/LB Cody Adams, QB Colton May; Honey Grove: QB/DB Jeremy Patt, RB Ross McElroy


Playoff outlook: Simms Bowie needs 2 more wins to clinch a berth. Honey Grove would be eliminated with a loss.


Savoy at Saint Jo


What: District 12-6M (I)


Where: Harley Sewell Field


Records: Savoy 4-3, 0-0; Saint Jo 4-4, 1-0


Series: Saint Jo leads 6-4-1


Last year: Savoy won 50-26


Last week: Savoy beat Tioga 43-6; Saint Jo beat Irving Universal 67-19


Players to watch: Savoy: QB Chase Lowery, RB Adam Musser; Saint Jo: RB Laramie Brawner, QB Shawn Cannon


Playoff outlook: This game is very likely to determine the district champion and top seed. Saint Jo would clinch the title with a win, while Savoy needs 2 wins to clinch.


Leverett’s Chapel at Fannindel


What: District 15-6M (I)


Where: Bishop Field


Records: Leverett’s Chapel 7-1, 1-1; Fannindel 9-0, 3-0


Series: Leverett’s Chapel leads 4-1


Last year: Leverett’s Chapel won 60-14


Last week: Leverett’s Chapel beat Longview Trinity 74-36; Fannindel beat Fruitvale 66-58


Players to watch: Leverett’s Chapel: WR Dilyn Cooley, WR Paco Chavez; Fannindel: RB Stephen Lock, WR/DB Quincy Cuba


Playoff outlook: Fannindel can clinch the No. 1 seed with a win. Leverett’s Chapel would be eliminated with a loss coupled with a Fruitvale win over Campbell.