The 4A playoff basketball assignments have placed the two biggest schools, Ada and Byng, in the same Area 1 4A Regional. Ada and Byng might face off next week, with the winners of their respective district matchups scheduled to compete and the losers set for consolation play. If both schools succeed this weekend, it will mark the first playoff basketball games between them in seven years.

By the Numbers
  • No. 9 Ada and No. 19 Byng are the headlining teams in the boys' field.
  • On the girls' side, No. 8 Tuttle, No. 10 Kingfisher, and the unranked 20-3 Plainview pose as tough opponents for Ada and Byng.
  • The Ada girls' basketball team, despite their No. 9 ranking and 17-6 record, faces a rugged playoff path.
  • The Byng boys are on a roll, having won eight consecutive games and heading into the playoffs with an 18-7 record.
  • The unranked Byng High School girls' squad has won six of their past seven games, turning into a formidable contender at 16-9.
State of Play
  • No. 9 Ada and No. 19 Byng are set to compete in the Area 1 4A Regional.
  • The Ada and Byng teams face tough opponents in their playoff paths, with the potential for challenging matchups in the regional.
  • The Byng boys are on a winning streak heading into the playoffs, while the unranked Byng High School girls' squad has also demonstrated strength in recent games.
Bottom Line

If both Ada and Byng succeed this weekend, it will mark the first playoff basketball games between them in seven years, presenting an exciting opportunity for a long-anticipated showdown.