Playoff football begins in Nebraska and South Dakota today.
Hot Springs has won 5 straight and are the 10th seed traveling to #7 Bridgewater-Emery-Ethan.
It has been 9 years since the Bison have won a playoff game, but will rest on a defense that has pitched a shutout in all 7 of their regular season wins.
Kickoff is tonight at 6:00 pm.
The D-1 and D-2 8-man playoffs have their qualifying round.
Hyannis and Leyton square off in a 5/12 matchup. Mullen is the 3rd seed in the west and hosts Loomis and top seeded Sandhills/Thedford welcomes Lawrence-Nelson.
Garden County is home against Blue Hill.
All of today’s winners will be re-seeded 1-16 in their respective classes for the quarterfinals.