Tonight's High School Football Games At A Glance October 12, 2012

By NEMS Daily Journal

How’d We Do?
Last Week’s Predictions: 27-2

Aberdeen (6-2) at Mooreville (3-5)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Aberdeen 52, Nettleton 6; Mantachie 20, Mooreville 14. … Aberdeen is 2-0, Mooreville 0-2 in Division 2-3A play. … Kenric McCoy returned pass interception 92 yards for TD in Aberdeen’s win against Nettleton. … Mooreville RB Ben Johnson scored on TD runs of 5 and 44 yards against Mantachie.
PREDICTION: Aberdeen

Alcorn Central (2-6) at Belmont (4-2)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Holly Springs 18, Alcorn Central 14; Ripley 35, Belmont 12. … Alcorn Central is 0-2, Belmont 1-1 in Division 1-3A play. … Belmont QB Colin Harris suffered a sack and two interceptions last week. … Cardinals RB Alexander Fancher rushed for 88 yards, 1 TD against Ripley.
PREDICTION: Belmont

Amory (7-1) at Shannon (2-5)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Amory 41, Corinth 7; Itawamba AHS 41, Shannon 6. … Amory is 2-0, Shannon 1-1 in Division 1-4A play. … Amory QB Jon David Poss was 21 of 35 for 243 yards, 2 TD last week. … Shannon “Wildcat” QB Chavis Dilworth scored on a 14-yard run against IAHS.
PREDICTION: Amory

Baldwyn (5-3) at Bruce (6-2)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Baldwyn 38, Okolona 6; Bruce 68, Hatley 0. … Baldwyn and Bruce are both 2-0 in Division 1-2A play. … Baldwyn DE Reggie Richey recorded 9 tackles, 3 sacks, 2 safeties against Okolona. … Bruce’s Shaq Pugh had a 54-yard punt return for a TD last week.
PREDICTION: Bruce

Vardaman (4-3) at Biggersville (2-5)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Vardaman 40, Coldwater 32; Smithville 53, Biggersville 6. … Vardaman is 4-0, Biggersville 2-3 in Division 1-1A play. … Vardaman QB Cody Jenkins passed for 2 TDs and rushed for 2 against Coldwater.
PREDICTION: Vardaman

Booneville (5-2) at Holly Springs (4-4)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Booneville 41, Kossuth 16; Holly Springs 18, Alcorn Central 14. … Booneville is 2-0, Holly Springs 1-1 in Division 1-3A. … Zeus Rogers scored 4 TD for Blue Devils in win against Kossuth. … Ben Norman scored 2 rushing TDs for Holly Springs last week.
PREDICTION: Booneville

Calhoun City (4-4) at Okolona (3-5)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Calhoun City 49, Walnut 6; Baldwyn 38, Okolona 6. … Calhoun City is 1-1, Okolona 1-1 in Division 1-2A play. … Calhoun City’s Jadarius Glass returned a fumble 22 yards for a TD last week. … Jacolbi Heard scored Okolona’s lone TD against Baldwyn.
PREDICTION: Calhoun City

Tishomingo County (3-5) at Corinth (5-2)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Pontotoc 36, Tishomingo County 29; Amory 41, Corinth 7. …Both teams are 0-2 in Division 1-4A play. … TC kicker Gable Butler kicked a 40-yard FG against Pontotoc. … RB Robert White scored Corinth’s lone TD against Amory on a 2-yard run.
PREDICTION: Corinth

Williams Sullivan (2-6) at East Webster (6-2)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Ackerman 40, Williams Sullivan 0; East Webster 34, J.Z. George 6. … Williams Sullivan is 0-2, East Webster 1-1 in Division 2-2A play. … Williams Sullivan is located near Durant. … East Webster’s averaging 204 yards per game rushing.
PREDICTION: East Webster

Falkner (6-1) at Tupelo Christian (0-7)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Falkner 34, Houlka 6; Thrasher 28, TCPS 0. … Falkner is 3-1, TCPS 0-5 in Division 1-1A play. … Falkner is averaging 342 yards rushing per game. … Sophomore RB Jeramie Lawrence has rushed for 1,329 yards to lead Falkner. … TCPS RB Zachary Tybor has rushed for 759 yards, 7 TD.
PREDICTION: Falkner

J.Z. George (2-6) at Hamilton (3-5)
THE BUZZ: Last week – East Webster 34, J.Z. George 6; Eupora 55, Hamilton 15. … Hamilton is 1-1, J.Z. George 0-2 in Division 2-2A play. … Hamilton suffered four turnovers – 3 fumbles, 1 interception – in last week’s loss to Eupora.
PREDICTION: Hamilton

Hatley (0-8) at Walnut (2-6)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Bruce 68, Hatley 0; Calhoun City 49, Walnut 6. … Both teams are 0-2 in Division 1-2A play. … FB Kylan Crum scored Walnut’s lone TD last week on a 5-yard run.
PREDICTION: Walnut

Houston (7-1) at Noxubee County (8-0)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Houston 55, Caledonia 21; Noxubee County 42, Leake Central 3. … Houston is 1-1, Noxubee County 2-0 in Division 4-4A play. … Houston QB Sharone Wright has rushed for 915 yards, 12 TD. … Noxubee County RB Darrell Robinson has rushed for 1,250 yards, 24 TD.
PREDICTION: Noxubee County

Thrasher (5-1) at H.W. Byers (2-5)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Thrasher 28, Tupelo Christian 0; Marshall Academy 40, H.W. Byers 0. … Thrasher is 3-1, Byers 2-2 in Division 1-1A play. … Thrasher averages 257 yards per game rushing. … Byers RB Marquis Moore has rushed for 809 yards, 9 TD.
PREDICTION: Thrasher

Ripley (5-3) at Kossuth (1-6)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Ripley 35, Belmont 12; Booneville 41, Kossuth 16. … Ripley is 2-0, Kossuth 0-2 in Division 1-3A. … Ripley’s balanced offensive attack averages 187 yards passing, 222 yards rushing per game. … … Tigers QB Cody James has passed for 1,231 yards and rushed for 584 yards.
PREDICTION: Ripley

Lafayette (7-1) at New Albany (4-4)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Lafayette 35, Rosa Fort 6; New Albany 56, North Pontotoc 13. … Both teams are 2-0 in Division 2-4A play. … Lafayette RB D.K. Buford has rushed for 556 yards, 10 TD. … New Albany RB Boston Newsome rushed for 306 yards, 5 TD against North Pontotoc.
PREDICTION: Lafayette

South Pontotoc (1-7) at Mantachie (4-4)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Water Valley 47, South Pontotoc 20; Mantachie 20, Mooreville 14. … South Pontotoc is 0-2, Mantachie 1-1 in Division 2-3A play. … South QB Alex Pannell has passed for 1,092 yards. … Mantachie’s Hunter Holland returned a KO 86 yards for a TD against Mooreville.
PREDICTION: Mantachie

Water Valley (7-1) at Nettleton (1-7)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Water Valley 47, South Pontotoc 20; Aberdeen 52, Nettleton 6. … Water Valley is 2-0, Nettleton 1-1 in Division 2-3A play. … Water Valley is averaging 263 yards per game rushing. … QB Dakota Cruber passed for Nettleton’s lone TD last week.
PREDICTION: Water Valley

New Site (0-5) at Oak Hill (3-5)
THE BUZZ: Last week – East Union 70, New Site 54; Heritage Academy 42, Oak Hill Academy 0. … Oak Hill RB Drake Riley averages 4.7 yards per game rushing.
PREDICTION: Oak Hill

North Pontotoc (5-3) at Senatobia (3-4)
THE BUZZ: Last week – New Albany 56, North Pontotoc 13; Senatobia 33, Lewisburg 32. … Both teams are 1-1 in Division 2-4A play. … North Pontotoc QB Trey Jolly has completed 108 of 207 passes for 1,720 yards, 21 TD. … Senatobia RB Tevin Wooten has rushed for 638 yards, 7 TD.
PREDICTION: Senatobia

Oxford (7-0) at Hernando (3-4)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Oxford 26, Lake Cormorant 0; Hernando 19, New Hope 0. … Oxford is 3-0, Hernando 1-2 in Division 1-5A play. … Chargers QB Parker Adamson has completed 120 of 197 passes for 1,420 yards, 11 TD.
PREDICTION: Oxford

Itawamba AHS (7-0) at Pontotoc (4-4)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Itawamba AHS 41, Shannon 6; Pontotoc 36, Tishomingo County 29. … IAHS is 2-0, Pontotoc 1-1 in Division 1-4A play. … IAHS RB Ashton Shumpert has rushed for 772 yards, 11 TD. … Pontotoc RB Deonte Dilworth had rushed for 1,042 yards, 7 TD.
PREDICTION: IAHS

Potts Camp (6-1) at East Union (3-3)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Potts Camp 58, Immanuel 14; East Union 70, New Site 54. … Potts Camp RB Jamarquis Foster has rushed for 759 yards, 14 TD. … East Union RB Broderick Montgomery has rushed for 726 yards, 11 TD.
PREDICTION: Potts Camp

West Point (5-2) at Saltillo (5-2)
THE BUZZ: Last week – West Point 42, Clarksdale 0; Center Hill 21, Saltillo 0 OT. … West Point is 3-0, Saltillo 2-1 in Division 1-5A play. … Saltillo QB Andrew Soper rushed for 205 yards, 1 TD last week against Center Hill. He has 642 yards rushing, 5 TD this season.
PREDICTION: West Point

Starkville (4-3) at Canton (3-4)
THE BUZZ: Last week – Starkville 23, Ridgeland 0; Canton 35, Neshoba Central 15. … Starkville is 3-0, Canton 1-2 in Division 2-5A play. … Starkville QB Gabe Myles has rushed for 163 yards and passed for 459 yards in five games this season. … The Jackets defense has recorded 12 QB sacks.
PREDICTION: Starkville

South Panola (5-2) at Tupelo (3-4)
THE BUZZ: Last week – South Panola 21, Columbus 14; Southaven 14, Tupelo 10. … South Panola is 3-0, Tupelo 1-2 in Division 1-6A play. … Tigers QB Rip Kirk has completed 71 of 141 passes for 928 yards, 9 TD. … RB Quinn Tiggs has rushed for 340 yards to lead the Wave. … Tupelo’s last win over South Panola was in 2001, 17-14 in Batesville. … The 1992 state championship THS team will be recognized during the game.
PREDICTION: South Panola