McKinney Boyd and McKinney North’s Area Round football games are set as both squad look to advance in the UIL State Playoffs.
After defeating Richardson Pearce 24-9 in the 5A Bi-District Round last week, Boyd will face Longview High School on Saturday afternoon at Lake Highlands. Kickoff time is 4 p.m. at Wildcat Ram Stadium.
North will face Mansfield Legacy at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the 4A Area Round a week after clinching its first Bi-District Championship since 2005. North advanced by beating Texas High of Texarkana 26-14. The North-Mansfield Legacy game will be played at John Kincaide Stadium in Dallas.