Football: Mallard Creek at Hough
Kickoff: 7 p.m. Mallard Creek (5-1, 2-0) at Hough (4-2, 2-0). Last meeting: Mallard Creek won 38-21 last year. Players to watch: Mallard Creek – RB Quadrin Williams, QB James Smith, WR Vernon Grier; Hough – WR Carl Tucker, LB Matt Stevens, RB Bishop Ford. THE SKINNY: Hough faces a tough test against the reigning Class 4AA state champion. But, the Huskies have plenty of offensive weapons and need to limit turnovers. Last week, Ford ran for 152 yards and two scores and Tucker caught two touchdown passes as Hough built a 35-0 lead in the first quarter. Stevens had 10 tackles to lead the defense.