Harker Heights post Andre Hughes, left, and Ellison guard Ojai Black stand in between their arguing teammates as both teams believe they are the one to beat in District 8-5A this season.
Copperas Cove guards Rashard Odomes, left, and Cory Scott celebrate as they are recognized as being one of the favorites in District 8-5A this season.
Ellison guard Ojai Black averaged 17.2 points per game last season and hopes to lead the Eagles to their 19th straight playoff appearance.
Harker Heights senior post Andre Hughes is interviewed by his teammates Cameron Delaney, Roderick Taylor, Josh Delaney and C.J. Bobbitt.
Killeen guard Brian Long (22) expects to lead the Roos back to the playoffs this season.
Shoemaker guard Parris Yerry hopes to lead the Gray Wolves back to the playoffs this season.