Houston's Brandon Townsend runs the ball after getting the hand off from quarterback Sharone Wright in the first half. (Deste Lee)
Next week's state quarterfinal High School Football playoff matchups involving Northeast Mississippi teams from Blake Long @blongsports:
Class 5A: Oxford at Starkville, Ridgeland at West Point.
Class 4A: Noxubee County at Itawamba AHS, Houston at Louisville.
Class 3A: Aberdeen at Charleston.
Class 2A: West Bolivar at Bruce, Eupora at Calhoun City.Click here for brackets of playoff games.