The Atascocita Eagles (9-2) will host the Pearland Oilers (9-2) in the second round of the 2023 UIL 6A D1 Texas State Football Championships on Friday, November 17th at 7pm ET at Atascocita High School in Humble, TX.
What it is: Texas High School Football
Matchup: Atascocita Eagles vs. Pearland Oilers
Time: Friday Nov 17, 2023, 7pm ET
Game Type: Playoffs
Bracket: 2023 UIL 6A D1 Texas State Football Championships
Round: Second Round
Locations: Atascocita – Humble, TX
Live Stream: Watch here
The Eagles are coming off a hard-fought victory over the Dickinson Gators in the first round of the playoffs. They are led by quarterback Zion Brown, who has thrown for 1,957 yards and 18 touchdowns this season. Brown is also a threat on the ground, with 480 rushing yards and six touchdowns.
The Oilers are the undefeated district champions. They are led by a balanced offense that averages 40.4 points per game. The Oilers are led by running back Ladamion McDowell, who has rushed for 1,189 yards and 15 touchdowns this season. McDowell is also a threat in the passing game, with 25 receptions for 333 yards and two touchdowns.
The Eagles and Oilers 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 Eagles are the favorites in this game. They have a more experienced team and a better offense. However, the Oilers are a dangerous team that is playing with a lot of confidence. I predict that the Atascocita Eagles will win a close game, 49-42.