The Ursuline Bears and Covenant Knights will both be playing in the TAPPS state basketball semifinals today.
In the girls Class 5A semifinals, Ursuline (20-15) will play TAPPS 1-5A rival Plano John Paul II (24-9) at 6 p.m. at Mansfield Timberview. In the boys Class 2A semifinals, Covenant will take on Houston Beren Academy at 2 p.m. at Fort Worth Nolan.
Ursuline split the regular-season series with John Paul II.
The winners will move on to Saturday’s state championship games. The girls’ title game is at 4 p.m. at Mansfield Summit.