District 5-4A playoff scenarios

Tonight’s slate of basketball games closes out the boys regular season. It will also close out one this season’s most exciting district battle.

In 5-4A action, Guyer plays Fort Worth Brewer tonight with a shot at the school’s first ever district title. Denton plays on the road at Trophy Club Nelson.

All three teams have already clinched a playoff berth. The following should help clear things up.

Here’s how 5-4A will shake out based on tonight’s results: 

If Guyer wins: Guyer is sole winner of 5-4A, gets first seed.

If Guyer wins and Nelson wins: Guyer, Nelson, Denton.

If Guyer wins and Denton wins: Guyer, Denton, Nelson.

If Guyer loses and Nelson wins: Guyer and Nelson tied for 1st, Denton finishes 3rd.

If Guyer loses and Denton wins: Guyer, Denton (because of head-to-head), Nelson.

There’s your guide for tonight’s games. There’s also plenty of great games going on tonight, especially on the girls side.

Girls playoff games: 

Class 4A bi-district: Guyer vs.Fort Worth Brewer at 6:30 p.m. at Keller Central

Class 5A bi-district: Ryan vs. Hurst L.D. Bell at 6:30 p.m. at Carrollton Ranchview

TAAPS Class 5A first-round: TCA-Addison plays at Liberty Christian at 6:30 p.m.


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