Shelbyville Dragons are UIL State Boys 2A Champions!!

Dragons beat Gruver Saturday afternoon, 67-48

The Shelbyville Dragons dominated the Gruver Greyhounds on Saturday to win the UIL Boys' State Basketball Tournament in San Antonio, 67-48

In the State Semi-Finals on Friday Shelbyville beat Hearne 83-51, paving the way for Shelbyville to take on Gruver at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in San Antonio for the UIL Boys' 2A State Championship game and title.

The Gruver Greyhounds on Friday morning beat Martin's Mill.

In their run to the UIL Boys' State Basketball Tournament Championship game on Saturday the Dragons have outscored opponents by a margin of 531 points to 343.

The Shelbyville playoff run started on Feb. 19 when they took on the fourth place team in District 22AA, the Gary Bobcats at Central Heights. The Dragons won, 85-46.

A look back at the 2019 Shelbyville Dragons run in playoff action:

• Dragons vs. Gary — 85-46

• Dragons vs. Cushing — 98-69

• Dragons vs. Hull- Daisetta — 111-66

• Dragons vs. Lovelady — 99-72

• Dragons vs. Grapeland — 55-39

• Dragons vs. Hearne — 83-51

• Dragons vs. Gruver — 67-48