The McDowell Titans basketball team will travel to Winston-Salem in the first round of the State 4A Playoffs Tuesday night and will face R-J Reynolds High (7 p.m.)
The Titans (10-15), who will participate in the playoffs for the 32nd time in the last 34 seasons, are the West Region's 24th seed. R-J Reynolds (18-6) is the ninth seed.
The Lady Titans (17-9) have a first-round bye and will be idle Tuesday.
McDowell, in the playoffs for the 35th consecutive year, is the seventh seed in the West and will host a second-round game Thursday against the winner of Tuesday's first-round matchup between 10th seed Hickory Ridge (22-4) and 23rd seed Olympic (11-11).
Thursday's game time is TBA.