SAN BENITO - The Valley's two unbeaten football teams lived to play December football after Friday night's area competition. San Benito outlasted McAllen Memorial 44-35 to earn a third round match-up with San Antonio O'Connor. Vela knocked off Eagle Pass 28-10. The SaberCats will play Austin Westlake in next week's third round. A third Valley entry also advanced in the 6A playoffs. Weslaco East defeated Alexander 21-18. The Wildcats move on to play Cibolo Steele next week.