Class 5A

The Off-Season Coaching Carousel Gets Rolling

DCTF'S HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL INSIDER MATT STEPP LOOKS BACK AT THE COACHING CHANGES IN THE TXHSFB RANKS!

With the 2016 Texas High School Football season in the books, our attention turns to the high school coaching carousel, which has been unusually busy as the offseason enters its infancy. Let’s take a quick look at some of the bigger jobs that have already opened up. The biggest news statewide has been the raiding of high school coaches by…

Stepp: UIL State Day 3 Sights and Sounds

DCTF'S HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL INSIDER TAKES A LOOK AT THE FINAL DAY OF THE STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS

One last look as the lights go out on the 2016 Texas high school football season. The final day of the 2016 Texas High School Football season ended in grand fashion at AT&T Stadium with the three largest state champions crowned in 5A Division I, 6A Division I and Division II. In the opening game, Highland Park won their fourth…

5A DI State Championship: Highland Park 16, Temple 7

INSTANT RECAPS & ANALYSIS FOR THE 5A DIVISION I STATE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME.

INSTANT RECAP GAME RECAP The Class 5A Division I state championship game was expected to be a heavyweight defensive battle, so it came as no surprise when a key fourth down stop inside the 5-yard line made the difference in the game. Highland Park took a 14-7 lead on a 1-yard run by John Stephen Jones with less than two…

Stepp: UIL State Day 2 Sights and Sounds

DCTF'S HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL INSIDER TAKES A LOOK AT DAY TWO OF THE STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS

— The final Friday of the Texas high school football season began with the crowd at AT&T Stadium witnessing true greatness as the West Orange-Stark Mustangs capped off their second straight state title with a 24-6 win over Sweetwater. The WOS defense was considered one of the state’s best all year, and they cemented their legacy as a legendary unit by shutting…

5A DII State Championship: Aledo 24, Calallen 16

INSTANT RECAPS & ANALYSIS FOR THE 5A DIVISION II STATE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME.

INSTANT RECAP GAME RECAP Much like West Orange-Stark in the Class 4A Division I game at the beginning of the day, Aledo entered its matchup against Calallen as an overwhelming favorite. But just as Sweetwater surpassed expectations before eventually falling to WO-S, the Wildcats and legendary coach Phil Danaher battled until the bitter end in a 24-16 loss to Aledo….

Recaps, reaction and analysis of the UIL State Championship Games

The most comprehensive breakdown of the Texas high school football state championship games.

Click here to go to State Championship Central Dave Campbell’s Texas Football and TexasFootball.com — the unquestioned leader in Texas high school football coverage for more than 50 years — has you covered like nobody else for the 2016 Texas high school football state championships! Check out State Championship Central for complete previews, breakdowns, analysis and more coverage of the 2016…

Statewide high school football semifinals scores

State Semifinals Scores CLASS 6A DIVISION I State Semi-Final Matchups The Woodlands 36, Allen 28 Lake Travis 63, Humble Atascocita 21 State Championship Matchup: The Woodlands (15-0) vs. Lake Travis (14-1), Saturday 8:00pm at Arlington’s AT&T Stadium CLASS 6A DIVISION II State Semi-Final Matchups DeSoto 42, Klein Collins 31 Cibolo Steele 35. Katy Cinco Ranch 14 State Championship Matchup: DeSoto (15-0)…

STATE SEMIFINALS PREVIEW: Breaking down every Texas high school football playoff game

Who will punch their ticket to the state championships? Matt Stepp previews every state semifinal game.

Allen (14-0) vs. The Woodlands (14-0), 1 p.m. Saturday at Austin’s DKR Memorial Stadium One of the best matchups of the season takes place in the state capital as unbeaten Allen and The Woodlands meet up. Allen passed another tough test a week ago as the Eagles’ depth was key in a 42-23 win over Duncanville. Allen’s big offensive line…

VOTE for the Built By Nature Assistant Coach of the Year!

Fan votes will decide who takes home the coveted honor for the 2016 season.

Dairy Max and Dave Campbell’s Texas Football are proud to team up this year to honor excellence in coaching, and the hard work that assistant coaches put in on a weekly basis to prepare their teams for battle. We invite fans across Texas to help us select the individual that will be named the Built by Nature Assistant Coach of…