HS Basketball Playoffs: #8 Burk Steamrolls Mineral Wells

The Burkburnet Bulldogs broke the century mark for the third time in 2010-11, easily beating Mineral Wells 101-57 in a Region I-3A Area Playoff game.

Aaron Coker led the Bulldogs in scoring with 18 off the bench. Andrew Runyon added 15, Jerrard Graham had 11 and Michael Elphick scored 10.

The Bulldogs led by 40 in the second quarter and cruised from there to improve to 29-3 on the season.

They will face either Kennedale or Big Spring in the Regional Quarterfinals next week.

Other scores:

Hirschi 75, Decatur 55
#1 Melissa 54, Holliday 43
Eula 66, Munday 52
#19 Albany 61, #8 Olney 58
Christoval 58, Seymour 52
#18 Lipan 64, Crowell 31


#7 Newcastle 57, Highland 49


Hirschi will face either Lake Worth or Abilene Wylie in the Regional Quarterfinals.

Newcastle will face #8 Roby or #18 Lipan in the Regional Finals Saturday at 2 PM at Moody Coliseum in Abilene.