PHOTOS: Wylie basketball team heads to state tourney (15 photos)

POSTED: 2:13 PM Mar 11 2013   UPDATED: 4:28 PM Mar 06 2013
Wylie defeats Wichita Falls Hirschi in regional finals, advances to state

Wylie's boy basketball team (34-4) received big sendoffs Wednesday from students at a number of Wylie ISD schools.

The No. 5-ranked Bulldogs are headed to Austin to participate in the Class 3A state basketball tournament. Four teams remain including Wylie, No. 1-ranked Houston Yates, No. 2-ranked Dallas Madison and Brookshire Royal.

This past weekend, Wylie defeated No. 3-ranked Kennedale 64-55 and No. 8-ranked Wichita Falls Hirschi 57-55 to advance to the state tourney.