4A-No. 5 ranked Carter hit free throws down the stretch to hold off No. 6 Center, 50-42, in the Regional Semifinal at TAMU-Commerce. Center finishes the season with a 32-3 record.
Three Shelby County boys basketball teams continue their climb through the UIL playoffs Tuesday night, but Logansport lost in the Louisiana playoffs.
• The No. 6 Tenaha Tigers lost to LaPoynor today, 52-43, at Leon High School.
No. 6 Center boys 12, Van 11 End of 1st
No. 6 Center boys 24, Van 12 Half
No. 6 Center boys 33 Van 27 End of 3rd
No. 6 Center boys 52, Van 36 Final
• No. 4 Tenaha boys vs. Broaddus, 6 p.m. at Rusk High School
• No. 6 Center boys vs. Van 7 p.m. at Pine Tree High School in Longview.