The Kaufman Lions varsity boys basketball team won their Feb. 25 area round playoff game over the Tyler Chapel Hill Bulldogs by a count of 47-38. This game was played at Sulphur Springs High School. The Lions are now 19-5 overall on the season. The team is also now currently on an eight game win streak.
Now, with the area round playoff trophy in hand, Kaufman is moving on in the playoffs. Kaufman will next play Kilgore High School in the regional quarterfinal playoff round on Feb. 27 at Athens High School. The scheduled starting tip off time for this playoff game will be at 3:30 p.m.