Posted On: 02/25/20 5:03 PM

The Texas State Playoffs are officially underway! The bi-district round began on Monday and will finish up tonight. I was treated to a thrilling first round 6A Region 1 matchup between DeSoto and Richardson last night at Forney High School and was thoroughly entertained throughout. DeSoto and their assortment of bigs were in control for much of the evening, but Richardson's pair of dynamic sophomore guards took over late in the game and helped their team escape with a 63-51 victory, though, this contest was much closer than the final score would indicate. 

Here are seven intriguing prospects from this postseason matchup:

Rylan Griffen - 2022 6’5 Shooting Guard Richardson HS - Griffen was absolutely brilliant vs. DeSoto, finishing the night as the game's leading scorer with 29 points. Nine of his 29 came in the fourth quarter courtesy of a big-time catch and shoot three to reclaim the lead, some clutch free throws, and a pair of emphatic breakaway dunks to seal the deal. He showed that he can hit from mid-range and behind the arc in a stellar performance. 

Cason Wallace - 2022 6’3 Shooting Guard Richardson HS - Wallace has a diverse offensive style. He utilizes

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