At least right now, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association has released a rough draft of the state playoffs brackets. The state playoffs begin Monday. And for the Watauga High boys' basketball team (17-9), the No.1 seed among the Class 4A schools in the Northwestern

3A/4A Conference, they are the eighth seed overall in the West and will open the state playoffs at home against Alexander Central (14-11), a team they've all ready beaten twice this season.