Scurry-Rosser at Blooming Grove
7:30 p.m. Friday
At Lion Stadium
RECORDS: Scurry-Rosser is 6-0, 3-0 in District 6-2A DII. Blooming Grove is 4-2, 2-1.
PLAYERS TO WATCH:RB Rodney Sample, QB Paten Snell, L Leal Sample, WR Jalen Blanton. Blooming Grove: RB/LB Tyler Morris, QB/K Tyler Ellis, LB Jody Kirby, L Hank Seabolt.
UPDATE: Blooming Grove won last year’s meeting, 55-35 ... the Wildcats are the surprise team of the district, perhaps of North Texas, and beat Tolar — a district favorite, 41-14 last week; Blooming Grove beat winless Dallas Oak Cliff Life, 20-0 ... the Wildcats are averaging 44.3 ppg., allowing 15.8, both of which rank second in district ... Sample ran for 92 yards and 3 TDs in a 53-9 win over Rice, while Paten threw for 276 and 3 TDs in that game ... Lions QB Tyler Ellis ran for 111 yards and TD, passed for another, kicked 2 FGs and had two punts for 60 and 58 yards last week ... Morris leads the Lions with 588 yards rushing ... Brandon Hays leads the Lions with 13 receptions for 179 yards, and 3 INTs ... the Lions are a first quarter team, outscoring their opponents 58-20 ... they average 31.0 ppg., and allow 17.2.
— Raymond Linex II