BONHAM — Keaton High scored 12 points as second-place Bells clinched a playoff spot for the fourth time in five seasons with a 50-32 victory against Bonham in District 10-3A action.
Cade Doggett added eight points and Jaden Nelson chipped in seven points for Bells (17-8, 7-2), which hosts third-place Whitewright on Friday night.
Van Alstyne 80, Leonard 50
In Leonard, Samuel Tormos scored 27 points as first-place Van Alstyne clinched a playoff berth with a victory against fifth-place Leonard.
J.J. Boling added 19 points, Jayson Beckett chipped in 10 points and Cam Montgomery totaled eight points for the Panthers (22-6, 8-0), who host Bonham on Friday night.
Jaylen Duncan scored 22 points and Cameron Armstrong chipped in 10 points for Leonard (14-12, 4-6), which fell two games behind Blue Ridge for the final playoff berth with four games remaining.
Whitewright 52, Blue Ridge 49
In Whitewright, Dylan Cordell scored 21 points as third-place Whitewright edged fourth-place Blue Ridge in 10-3A action.
Aaron Pitt added nine points and Kayden Carraway chipped in four points for Whitewright (17-10, 5-3), which leapfrogged Blue Ridge (16-9, 5-4) into third by a half-game.
Whitewright plays at second-place Bells on Friday night and can earn a playoff spot with a win and a Leonard loss at Howe.
Lovejoy 78, Sherman 52
In Lucas, Jalarien Wilson scored 14 points for Sherman but district co-leader Lovejoy handed the Bearcats a loss in 10-5A action.
Mason Gabriel added 11 points while Kasai Burton and Xzavier Robison finished with 10 points each for Sherman (9-20, 1-5), which hosts third-place McKinney North on Friday night.
Princeton 73, Denison 47
In Princeton, the Yellow Jackets suffered a district loss against district co-leader Princeton in 10-5A action.
Denison (12-15, 1-5) hosts fourth-place Wylie East on Friday.
Gunter 59, Pilot Point 48
In Gunter, Zander Turner scored 21 points as third-place Gunter defeated fourth-place Pilot Point in district action.
Trey Phillips added 15 points, Kyle Watson chipped in seven points and Josh Rogers totaled six points for Gunter (24-6, 5-4), which leapfrogged Pilot Point into third by a half-game.
The Tigers can clinch a playoff spot with a victory at Pottsboro on Friday night.
Whitesboro 65, S&S 32
In Sadler, first-place Whitesboro picked up a victory against S&S in district action.
Whitesboro (19-9, 9-0) hosts second-place Ponder and can clinch the top seed for the playoffs with a victory.
S&S (4-22, 0-9) plays at fourth-place Pilot Point on Friday..
Tioga 79, Sam Rayburn 39
In Tioga, Reagan Mejia scored 21 points as third-place Tioga defeated Sam Rayburn in district action.
Marshall Lease added 15 points, Landon Thompson finished with 14 points and Mark Mayes totaled 13 points for Tioga (15-7, 3-3), which is tied in third with Valley View.
The Bulldogs travel to fifth-place Collinsville on Friday night.
TAPPS District 2-3A
Dallas Yavneh 64, Texoma Christian 37
In Sherman, Thomas Barnett scored 18 points for second-place Texoma Christian lost against first-place Dallas Yavneh in district action.
The defeat locked Texoma Christian (16-13, 8-2) into second place and clinched the district title for Dallas Yavneh (26-3, 11-0).
Kason Williams added 10 points and Charlie Zeis chipped in nine points for Texoma Christian, which plays at fifth-place Dallas Lutheran on Thursday night.