Tyler, Texas (FOX51) — The University Interscholastic League has announced the newest cutoff numbers for 2014-2016 district reclassification
The new numbers for realignment are as follows:
6A: 2,100 and above
5A: 1,060 to 2,099
4A: 465 to 1,059 (Division I, 686-1,059; Division II, 465-685)
3A: 220 to 464 (Division I, 315-464; Division II, 220-314)
2A: 105-219 (Division I, 158-219; Division II, 105-157)
- 1A (formerly six-man): 104.9 and below (Division I, 55-104.9; Division II, 54 and below)
The new numbers will have a significnat impact on teams currently in the 3A classification and below. According to the UIL, in previous years, the UIL conference cutoff numbers were not available until the realignment was released in early February. In an effort to increase transparency and awareness of the reclassification process these numbers are being released in advance of the final alignments.
The 2014-16 alignments will be released on Feb. 3 for football and basketball. District alignments for other activities will be released in the order of their seasons. More information about UIL alignments can be found at http://www.uiltexas.org/alignments.