State Quarterfinal Hoops

High school basketball state tournament quarterfinals were played on Thursday in the Oklahoma City and Tulsa area, with five classes of boys and girls tipping off state tournament play.

Classes 2A through 6A all began state tourney play, with 2A through 4A playing in the OKC area, and 5A and 6A in Tulsa.

Millwood is looking to break a tie with Tulsa Washington for the most boys state basketball titles.

Both schools are tied at 15 state championships.

Varyl Franklin’s Falcons faced Howe in the 2A quarterfinals at Abe Lemons Arena at Oklahoma City University.

Brian Brinkley has more.