ITALY, Texas Shoemaker boys upset defending state champion Allen in the area playoff round.
Shoemaker and Allen started slowly with the two teams locked up in an 8-8 tie after a quarter. Allen played better in the 2nd quarter and led the Grey Wolves 25-18 at the break.
Shoemaker owned the second half thanks to a big night from J'Wan Roberts. Roberts and the Grey Wolves took control with a 12-0 lead in the second half and finished with a 60-55 win.
Shoemaker advances to the regional round next week with the win.