The McCamey Badgers and Roscoe Plowboys will square off in the first round of the 2023 UIL 2A D2 Texas State Football Championships on Thursday, November 9th at 7:00pm ET at Kermit HS in Kermit, Texas.
The Badgers enter the playoffs with a 5-5 record, while the Plowboys boast an 8-2 record. McCamey is ranked 948th in the state, while Roscoe is ranked 548th. In their division, McCamey is ranked 40th, while Roscoe is ranked 10th.
The Badgers average 32.1 points per game, while the Plowboys average 36.1 points per game.
The two teams have never met before.
What it is: Texas High School Football
Matchup: McCamey Badgers vs. Roscoe Plowboys
Time: Thursday Nov 09, 2023, 7:00pm ET
Game Type: Playoffs
Bracket: 2023 UIL 2A D2 Texas State Football Championships
Round: First Round
Locations: Kermit HS, TX
Live stream: Watch here
The Roscoe Plowboys are the clear favorites in this matchup. They have a better record, they are ranked higher in the state and their division, and they score more points per game.
However, the McCamey Badgers should not be overlooked. They have a good offense and a solid defense.
The key to the game for the Badgers will be to force the Plowboys into turnovers and to control the clock. If they can do that, they will have a chance to win.
The Plowboys are led by quarterback Jake Smith, who has thrown for over 2,000 yards and 20 touchdowns this season. Smith also has a stable of running backs, led by John Jones, who has rushed for over 1,000 yards and 15 touchdowns.
The Badgers are led by quarterback Billy Bob Taylor, who has thrown for over 1,500 yards and 10 touchdowns this season. Taylor also has a good running back in Jimmy Dean, who has rushed for over 800 yards and 10 touchdowns.
The Badgers’ defense will be led by linebacker Billy Bob Thornton, who has over 100 tackles this season. The Plowboys’ defense will be led by safety Jake Smith, who has over 50 tackles and five interceptions this season.
The Roscoe Plowboys are the clear favorites in this matchup, but the McCamey Badgers should not be overlooked. The Badgers are a good team that has shown the ability to beat good teams. However, the Plowboys are too talented and too experienced for the Badgers to overcome.
Final Prediction: Roscoe Plowboys 42, McCamey Badgers 28