The Jim Ned Lady Indians were back in the regional tournament looking to make it all the way to San Antonio and the Class 3A state tournament.
The ACU Wildcats shot just 39 percent from the floor Saturday night and never led as the New Orleans Privateers rolled to a 75-55 win over the Wildcats.
Highland lead 24-14 at halftime, but Garden City pulled away and clinched the victory.
The Cross Plains Lady Buffs were looking to punch their ticket to the state tournament, but the first had to navigate their way through the Region I-A tournament at ACU.
ABILENE - After maneuvering through the first 12-game regular-season in football program history in 2014, the ACU Wildcats will return to an 11-game regular-season slate in 2015, highlighted by one of the toughest home schedules in 93 years of Wildcat football.
For the fifth time in the last six years, the Wylie Lady Bulldogs are going back to the state tournament.
NEW ORLEANS - The ACU Wildcats had no answer for the pressure defense of the New Orleans Privateers on Saturday as UNO snapped the Wildcats’ five-game winning streak with a 71-50 win in Southland Conference women’s basketball action at Lakefront Arena.
Due to the weather, a number of the boys area round playoff match-ups have been rescheduled. Get the updated schedule here.
The Wylie Lady Bulldogs are advancing to the regional finals after a 56-42 win over Levelland.