The Knox City Greyhounds (11-0) will host the Happy Cowboys (10-1) in the second round of the UIL 6-Man 1A D1 Texas State Football Championships on Friday, November 17th at 7pm ET at Petersburg High School, TX.
What it is: Texas High School Football
Matchup: Knox City Greyhounds vs. Happy Cowboys
Time: Friday Nov 17, 2023, 7pm ET
Game Type: Playoffs
Bracket: 2023 UIL 6-Man 1A D1 Texas State Football Championships
Round: Second Round
Locations: Petersburg High School, TX
Live Stream: Watch here
The Greyhounds are the undefeated district champions. They have a high-powered offense that averages 57.4 points per game. The Greyhounds are led by running back Cameron Hernandez, who has rushed for 942 yards and 12 touchdowns this season. Hernandez is also a threat in the passing game, with 17 receptions for 210 yards and four touchdowns.
The Cowboys are a Cinderella team that has made a surprise run to the second round of the playoffs. They have a balanced offense that averages 47.1 points per game. The Cowboys are led by running back Joey Blackmon, who has rushed for 828 yards and 10 touchdowns this season. Blackmon is also a threat in the passing game, with 20 receptions for 260 yards and three touchdowns.
The Greyhounds and Cowboys have never met on the football field before.
The game will be streamed live on the NFHS Network. Subscriptions can be purchased for $11.99 per month or $79.99 per year. The game can also be watched on demand on the NFHS Network website or app.
The Greyhounds are the favorites in this game. They have a more experienced team and a better offense. However, the Cowboys are a dangerous team that is playing with a lot of confidence. I predict that the Greyhounds will win a close game, 49-42.