The Northwest Lady Texans fell a game out of the race for the fourth District 4-5A playoff seed Tuesday.
The Lady Texans were knocked off by Keller Timber Creek 47-42.
The loss drops Northwest (12-13) to 4-8 in 4-5A. With two games to play entering Friday, Northwest trailed Keller Fossil Ridge by a game.
Northwest got off to a slow start Tuesday, falling behind 16-9. Northwest tied the game at 22 by halftime. Timber Creek inched ahead 33-28 in the third quarter and held on down the stretch.
Bailey Porter paced Northwest with 13 points eight rebounds. Alexus Brigham added nine points and six boards. Tara Crumpton had eight points.