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GILMER’S DEVONDRICK DIXON (5) races past Dequaveon Douglas (23) of Pittsburg while returning a punt for the Buckeyes’ first touchdown in their Area round win over the Pirates at Pirate Stadium in Longview. Also pictured is teammate Charles Williams (4). On Friday night, Nov. 29, Gilmer will play Argyle. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. at Kincaide Stadium in Dallas. All fans are requested to wear black to the next game. Three thousand black towels will be handed out at the gate to arriving fans courtesy of First National Bank of Gilmer.
The Buckeyes (11-1) will now face the Argyle Eagles (12-0) on Friday night, Nov. 29, at Kincaide Stadium in Dallas. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m.
The Eagles ended the regular season as the top-ranked team in Class 3A in the AP and most other polls. This will be the fourth consecutive year these two teams have met in the playoffs. Argyle leads the series, 2-1. Gilmer won the latest meeting last Nov. 30 in Mesquite, 42-21.
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