Check Sunday for afternoon playoff pairings

Now that the regular season has come to a close, basketball teams throughout the Sac-Joaquin Section will sit tight Sunday afternoon when the playoff pairings are announced.

There are a half-dozen Stanislaus District teams waiting to see if they qualified in one of the five divisions for boys and girls, but most teams already know their fate -- they're just waiting to see who and where they'll be playing.

Check back at Sunday afternoon to find out who and where you favorite team will be playing.

The playoffs open Tuesday and Wednesday with girls and boys' action in divisions II through V, respectively. Division I girls and boys open Thursday and Friday, respectively.