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SAN ANTONIO — No. 1 Shelbyville got off to a hot start and left no doubt Friday morning, beating No. 10 Hearne 83-51 in a Class 2A boys basketball state semifinal at the Alamodome. Hearne’s season ends at 25-4. Shelbyville (38-3) will face Gruver (17-4) in the championship at 1:30 p.m. Saturday.

Hearne will play top-ranked Shelbyville in the UIL Class 2A boys basketball state semifinals at 10 a.m. Friday at the Alamodome.

Hearne junior guard Damian Dunn found himself at the free-throw line four times in the final two minutes of the Eagles’ Class 2A bi-district game against Iola on Monday night at Tiger Gym. The Bulldogs were surging, and it was up to Dunn to keep them at arm’s length.

The top three teams 26-2A won their bi-district basketball games Monday night. District champ Snook breezed to a 49-9 victory over Holland at Cameron High School, 26-2A runner-up Normangee downed Milano 66-34 in Caldwell, and 26-2A third-place finisher Somerville defeated Hearne 74-52 at The…

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GIDDINGS — Donyai Taylor ran for 252 yards and five touchdowns as Shiner pulled away in the second half for a 55-20 win over Hearne on Friday afternoon in a Class 2A, Division I area playoff game at Buffalo Stadium.

SAN ANTONIO — Hearne quarterback Michah Smith threw for 254 yards and five touchdowns, and Javareyon Bailey had six tackles and returned an interception for a touchdown to help lead the Eagles past Bracketville 49-6 on Friday in Class 2A Division I bi-district action at Edgewood Veterans Stadium.

 SAN ANTONIO – The Hearne Eagles defeated the Brackettville Tigers 49-6 in Class 2A Division I bi-district action Friday at Edge-wood Veterans Stadium.

Offensive player of the week: A&M Consolidated senior quarterback Caden Fedora threw a school-record nine touchdown passes in a 77-7 rout of Cleveland, just missing out on a share of the Class 5A record, which is held by Magnolia’s Jacob Frazier with 10 in a game in 2016. Fedora complete…

HEARNE — Michah Smith threw for 226 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 75 yards and three more scores to lead Hearne past Rosebud-Lott 46-0 on Friday in District 13-2A-I.

Offensive player of the week: Franklin senior Clayton Rosprim carried 23 times for 271 yards and two touchdowns, including a 70-yarder, helping the Lions hand Diboll its first loss of the season in a 34-20 victory.

MARLIN — Micah Smith threw for 193 yards and six touchdowns, and Damian Dunn caught four TD passes and intercepted two passes on defense to help lead Hearne past Marlin 59-7 on Friday in District 13-2A Division I play.

HEARNE — Hearne rallied to take the lead in the third quarter, but Thorndale answered for a 41-34 victory Friday in District 13-3A Division I action.

 HEARNE — Hearne rallied to take the lead in the third quarter, but Thorndale answered for a 41-34 victory Friday in District 13-3A Division I action.

MILANO — Javareyon Bailey caught a 77-yard touchdown pass from Micah Smith with 3:13 left to cap Hearne’s fourth-quarter rally as the Eagles came back to beat Milano 27-21 on Friday in District 13-2A Division I play.