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Unity's Jordan Clark (3) bumps shoulders with Lane Innes during the Rockets' defensive introductions prior to Saturday's Class 4A first-round playoff game against Clinton. Unity won 42-14 in Tolono.

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Sports Editor MATT DANIELS with an early look at the 11 second-round football playoff games that kick off this weekend:

Class 4A

(2) Columbia (10-0) at (10) Prairie Central (8-2), TBA

Hawks will need another big game from QB Kaden King.

(4) Unity (9-1) at (12) Bishop McNamara (7-3), 1:30 p.m., Saturday

Rematch of 2015 3A state title game pits two coaches in Scott Hamilton (Unity) and Rich Zinanni (Bishop Mac) with 604 career wins.

Class 3A

(5) PBL (8-2) at (4) Farmington (8-2), 5 p.m., Saturday

RB Hunter Anderson, QB Gunner Belt carry PBL’s offense that averages 36.2 points.

Class 2A

(8) Watseka (7-3) at (1) Knoxville (10-0), 1 p.m., Saturday

Warriors vie for first state quarterfinal berth since 1974.

(8) Oakwood (8-2) at (1) Pana (9-1), 1 p.m., Saturday

Win and Comets reach state quarterfinals for second time ever.

(6) Tuscola (8-2) at (1) St. Teresa (9-1), 1 p.m., Saturday

Two historic programs have 11 state title game appearances.

(5) Nashville (9-1) at (4) BHRA (9-1), 2 p.m., Saturday

Blue Devils aiming for first quarterfinal berth in 2A.

(5) GCMS (9-1) at (4) Sterling Newman (9-1), 6 p.m., Saturday

GCMS made 2017 state title game with win at Sterling Newman.

Class 1A

(8) Fisher (8-2) at (1) Central A&M (10-0), 1 p.m., Saturday

Second quarterfinal trip in program history on line for Fisher.

(7) Carrollton (8-2) at (2) Argenta-Oreana (9-1), 1 p.m., Saturday

Bombers trying to reach quarterfinals for ninth time.

(5) Greenfield/Northwestern (8-2) at (4) Arcola (8-2), 2 p.m., Saturday

Two programs sport combined 88-50 record all-time in playoffs.

Matt Daniels is sports editor at The News-Gazette. His email is mdaniels@news-gazette.com, and you can follow him on Twitter (@mdaniels_NG).