Recent Site News & Updates
Update to Boys Basketball Playoff Schedule
Continuing weather concerns and potentially hazardous travel conditions in several areas of the state have led UIL to provide for an extension of the certification deadline for the area round of the playoffs for boys basketball to Monday, March 2.
As a result the UIL will also allow for an extension of the boys basketball regional quarterfinal certification deadline to Wednesday, March 4. At this time, there are no plans to extend the regional quarterfinal round of the boys basketball playoffs beyond Wednesday.
Extended Boys Basketball Area deadline: March 2
Extended Boys Basketball Regional Quarterfinal deadline: March 4
Weather and Basketball Playoffs
As a result of continuing weather concerns and travel conditions in several areas of the state, UIL has issued the following information regarding the deadline for the area round of the playoffs for boys basketball and regional basketball tournaments for girls basketball.
Boys Basketball - The certification deadline is scheduled for Saturday, February 28th. Schools that are unable to complete the area round playoff game prior to this deadline should notify the UIL office immediately upon that decision being reached. There could be an option to extend the deadline for the area round boys basketball playoff deadline to Monday of next week. At this time, there would be no allowance for participation in an area round playoff game on Sunday.
Girls Basketball – The regional deadline is Saturday, February 28th. UIL has been in communication with impacted regional tournament directors and have indicated that there are several options available for completion of the regional tournament. Regional directors and school administrators have been advised to make decisions on game days and times based on what is safest for student athletes, coaches and fans traveling to the games. These options could include an allowance for game(s) to be played on Sunday if that becomes necessary.
Updated game times are being posted on the UIL Playoff Brackets as they become available.
TSSEC Frequently Asked Questions
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Basketball Playoffs Weather Information
As a result of continuing weather concerns and travel conditions in several areas of the state, UIL has extended the deadline for this round of the playoffs to Wednesday, February 25th for both girls and boys basketball.
There are no plans at this time to allow any extensions of the deadline beyond Wednesday. All playoff games for this round should be completed by the end of the day Wednesday.
Please contact the UIL Athletic Office for any additional questions or concerns in this regard.
The charts showing judges available by date, are now posted on the Theatre website. The survey was conducted a week ago.
Last night the results of the the 2nd annual UIL Young Filmmakers Festival were annoncd at the Paramount Theatre in Austin. With almost 600 in attendance, the 41 films were screened and awards were presented. If you were not able to attend. Go to this link to see the incredible work Texas' young filmmakers are producing.
The films that have qualified for the 2nd Annual UIL Filmmakers Festival have been announced. Congratulations to all 650 films that entered the contest.
2015 UIL Academic State Meet Schedule
The TENTATIVE (some rooms/times will likely change) State Meet Academic schedule is now posted. PLEASE NOTE: some coaches meetings are on Monday, May 25, most events will compete on Tuesday, May 26, with finals in speaking events on Wednesday, May 27. This is to accommodate schools with finals and graduation that week.
The results are in from Round 2 and the list of films advancing to the State UIL Young Filmmakers Festival Semi-Finals are now posted at this link. These films will be adjudicated and the State Finalists will be announced at the end of this week.
Process for Entering & Certifying CX Results
Please review this informational sheet to Enter and Certify your CX results in the Spring Meet System. This must be done within 10 days of your competition.