Senior Matthew Bear (55) and the Regis Jesuit football team qualified for the 2020 Class 5A state football playoffs as the No. 8 seed and will face top-seeded and undefeated Cherry Creek in the opening round. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Sentinel Colorado)

AURORA | The 2020 Class 5A state football playoff bracket as released by the Colorado High School Activities Association on Nov. 15, 2020. Aurora teams bold and uppercased:

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2020 CLASS 5A STATE FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS

First round (Nov. 19-21)

Game 1: NO. 8 REGIS JESUIT (5-1) at No. 1 Cherry Creek (6-0), Nov. 20, 4 p.m.

Game 2: NO. 5 EAGLECREST (4-1) vs. No. 4 Pomona (6-0), Nov. 20 at Valor Christian H.S., 5 p.m.

Game 3: NO. 7 CHEROKEE TRAIL (4-2) at No. 2 Valor Christian (5-0), Nov. 19, 6 p.m.

Game 4: No. 6 Fairview (6-0) at No. 3 Legend (6-0), Nov. 21 at EchoPark Stadium, 2:30 p.m.

Semifinals (Nov. 26-28)

Game 5: Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2

Game 6: Winner Game 3 vs. Winner Game 4

Championship (Dec. 5 at CSU-Pueblo)

Game 7: Semifinal winners, 6 p.m.