Ponder rallied from a five-point deficit after three quarters, outscoring No. 1 ranked Tatum 24-9 in the fourth period to capture the Class 2A state championship with a 66-56 win at the Frank Erwin Center.
The record-breaking season continues.
UT Tyler beat Maryville in Memphis Friday, 67-43.
The Patriots will advance to the regional final Saturday night at 6:00.
Brittany King led UT Tyler with 16 points.
In his first season as the head coach of the Dallas Cowboys, Wade Phillips would often walk around the locker room and training room touting his achievements as things that not even Bill Parcells had done up to but not including the bye-week pl
The Tatum Eagles are flying high. Tatum beat Bushland in the semifinals Friday in Austin, 58-41.
The Eagles will play Ponder for the state 2A championship Saturday at 1:30 in the UT Frank Erwin Center.