The Kaufman boys basketball team won against Ennis on Monday night, moving the Lions into UIL Area competition.
Kaufman will play the winner of Tuesday night's game between Nacogdoches and Lindale. The area game is on Friday at Frankston High School.
In Monday's game, the Lions won 75-69 in double overtime. Top scorers were Jamar McCray with 32 points, followed by Daylon Dickerson with 18 and Joseph McCray with 15. Dickerson tied for leading rebounder with 11, with Charleston Miller.
Jamar and Joseph McCray each had four assists, as did Bennie Brown.