Live area-round chat: Huge games all weekend

It's only the area round, but we're getting some of the most anticipated matchups of the playoffs this weekend.

Our chat kicks off Friday night with the Mesquite-Garland matchup starting at 6 p.m., which will be followed at Cowboys Stadium by Rowlett-Sulphur Springs. We'll also have coverage from some big Class 4A games, with Johnathan Gray and Aledo being challenged by Mansfield Summit, Rockwall-Heath taking on Dallas Kimball and Highland Park facing Dallas Woodrow Wilson.

We also have special guest Randy Jackson, coach at Mesquite Poteet, providing updates from the Corsicana-Sulphur Springs game.

We'll be back with coverage from all of Saturday's biggest matchups. There's the Cowboys Stadium quadruple-header with Cedar Hill-Southlake Carroll (11 a.m.), Euless Trinity-Allen (2 p.m.) Mansfield Timberview-Flower Mound Marcus (5 p.m.) and Mansfield-Denton Guyer (8 p.m.). We'll also be on hand at the DeSoto-Dallas Skyline clash at 5 p.m.

This will be your spot for the timeliest updates and best insight all weekend.

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