TYLER - In a rare scheduling coincidence, both the TJC and UT Tyler basketball teams had doubleheaders at home on Tuesday night.

At TJC, the men's team had lost their first two Region XIV games. But on Tuesday night, they got back on track as they beat Blinn 74-57.

The TJC women's team came into Tuesday night on a 7-game winning streak. And the Apache Ladies stretched that to 8 as they beat Bossier Parish 94-63.

Over at UT Tyler, both Patriots teams played McMurry on Tuesday night.

The women got the night started the right way as they picked up a big 84-60 win.

The Patriots men's team got off to a fast start in their game, but the War Hawks came back and were able to pick up the 86-68 win.