Tonight will see all local high school football teams involved in district play. The 6-0, No. 23 state-ranked Center Roughriders go to 1-5 Diboll in the District 20-3A opener. Center Broadcasting will have play-by-play coverage of the Riders on KDET and streaming online at cbc-radio.com, with Rob Payne, Chris Watlington and the Rider Radio Team describing the action.
The Shelby County Game of the Week on Q-100 KQBB-FM will feature two state-ranked, undefeated teams in the District 9-1A, Division I opener. The Carlisle Indians are at Joaquin to play the Rams. Joaquin comes in ranked No. 4 in the state, while Carlisle is ranked No. 5. Don Wall describes the action beginning with pre-game at 7:20 on Q-100 and streaming online at cbc-radio.com. In another District 9-1A, game, the 5-0 Timpson Bears host 4-1Harleton; 1-4 Grapeland at San Augustine to play the 3-2 Wolves in the District 10-1A, Division I opener; winless Burkeville in Tenaha to play the 2-3 Tigers; and the 1-4 Shelbyville Dragons go to Pineland to play 5-0, No. 6 ranked West Sabine in District 10-1A action. Also, the 3-3 Garrison Bulldogs, who are 1-1 in district, will be in Winona; and Logansport has an open date. Other games of local interest: Huntington at Carthage; Jacksonville at Nacogdoches; The Woodlands at Lufkin; Anderson-Shiro at Hemphill; Big Sandy at Beckville; and Cushing at Alto.