Playoffs now getting hot and heavy for county teams

Now, the second season — otherwise known as the playoffs — will get going hot and heavy this week. All Class A and B teams that got out of their respective district tournaments will be in regional tournaments Thursday through Saturday.All Class 4A, 3A and 2A teams will begin postseason play Friday and Saturday in district tournaments.The complete playoff schedule will be listed at the end of this column.Column will move to Wednesdays beginning next weekTo help space constraint issues to accommodate stories on weekend high school basketball playoffs, and any other local weekend action, I am going to move the Cage Notes column to Wednesdays for the rest of the season beginning next week.ScheduleTonightHeavener at Poteau, 6:30 and 8 p.m.Talihina at Antlers, 6:30 and 8 p.m.PlayoffsThursdayClass A Regional TournamentAt KiowaCameron vs. Smithville, 1:30 and 3 p.m.Class B Regional TournamentsAt LefloreWhitesboro girls vs. Graham (Weleetka), 1:30 p.m.Leflore boys vs. Eagletown, 3 p.m.Whitesboro boys vs. Kinta, 8 p.m.At PadenBokoshe girls vs. Lomega, 6:30 p.m.FridayClass 4A District TournamentStilwell at Poteau, 6:30 and 8 p.m.Class 3A District TournamentHartshorne at Heavener, 6:30 and 8 p.m.Class 2A District TournamentsAt PocolaPocola girls vs. Sallisaw-Central, 6:30 p.m.Panama boys vs. Pocola, 8 p.m.At TalihinaCanadian girls vs. Tushka, 6:30 p.m.Talihina boys vs. Canadian, 8 p.m.At WisterWister girls vs. Rattan, 6:30 p.m.Howe boys vs. Wister, 8 p.m.Class A Regional TournamentAt KiowaCameron-Smithville girls winner vs. Turner-Wright City loser, 6:30 p.m.Cameron-Smithville boys winner vs. Achille-Wright City loser, 8 p.m.Class B Regional TournamentsAt WilburtonWhitesboro-Kinta boys loser vs. Caney-Buffalo Valley winner, 3 p.m.Whitesboro-Graham (Weleetka) girls winner vs. Red Oak-Pittsburg loser, 6:30 p.m.Leflore-Eagletown boys winner vs. Red Oak-Stringtown loser, 8 p.m.At Ada High SchoolBokoshe-Lomega girls loser vs. Milburn-Wapanucka winner, 6:30 p.m.SaturdayClass 3A District TournamentWilburton at Spiro, 6:30 and 8 p.m.Class 2A District TournamentsAt PocolaPocola/Sallisaw-Central girls winner vs. Panama, 6:30 p.m.Panama-Pocola boys winner vs. Sallisaw-Central, 8 p.m.At TalihinaCanadian-Tushka girls winner vs. Talihina, 6:30 p.m.Talihina-Canadian boys winner vs. Tushka, 8 p.m.At WisterWister-Rattan girls winner vs. Howe, 6:30 p.m.Howe-Wister boys winner vs. Rattan, 8 p.m.Class A Regional TournamentAt KiowaCameron in consolation championships (if either or both teams have not been eliminated), 1:30 and 3 p.m.Class B Regional TournamentsAt WilburtonRegional Consolation Championships, 1:30 and 3 p.m.Boys Title Game, 8 p.m.At Ada High SchoolGirls Consolation Championship, 1:30 p.m.Girls Championship Game, 6:30 p.m.