Tyler — This game ought to be for the state championship.
But the winner of this game will probably get that far.
Gilmer will face an old foe Friday night. The Buckeyes will battle the Argyle Eagles.
These two teams have taken turns knocking each other out of the playoffs for the last three years.
Gilmer eliminated Argyle last year.
But Argyle eliminated Gilmer in 2010 and 2011.
Gilmer will play Argyle Friday night at 6:00 at Kincaide Stadium in Dallas.
The winner of this game has advanced to the state championship game in each of the last two seasons.
Argyle is ranked #1 in Texas. Gilmer is ranked fourth.
The game will be played on Black Friday and it will be a blackout for the Buckeyes.
The Gilmer football team will wear black and Gilmer fans are encouraged to also wear black.
At the game 3,000 black towels will be handed out.