ETBU (1-0) vs. University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (1-0)Time: 6 p.m. tonight

Stadium: Crusader Stadium, Melton

Coaches

ETBU: Brian Mayper

UMHB: Pete Fredenburg

Last week: ETBU 37, Wisconsin-Platteville 31; UMHB 84, Simpson College 6

Up next: McMurry at ETBU; UMHB at Southwestern University

Players to Watch

ETBU: QB Troy Yowman (34-of-54, 332 yards, 3 TD, 1 INT) … RB Cornelius Merchant (16 carries, 187 yards, 2 TD; 7 catches, 56 yards) … WR Semaj Boyd (3 catches, 76 yards, 1 TD) … WR Qua Heath (5 catches, 70 yards) … WR Kaleb O’Bryant (6 catches, 64 yards, 1 TD) … DB KJ Kelley (8 tackles, 3 PBU) … LB Jahkamian Carr (6 tackles, 1.5 sacks, 1 forced fumble) … DB Sam Mercadel (4 tackles, 1 INT) … DB Kenneth Bradley (4 tackles, 1 INT)

UMHB: QB Kyle King (14-of-19, 201 yards, 2 TD) … RB Kenneth Cormier, Jr. (12 carries, 69 yards, 1 TD) … RB Ryan Redding (1 carry, 63 yards, 1 TD) … RB Andrew Robinson (7 carries, 63 yards) … WR Brandon Jordan (5 catches, 116 yards, 2 TD) … WR Romello Cook (3 catches, 43 yards) … DL Kobe Giles (6 tackles, 3 TFL, 1 sack) … DB Jordan See (2 tackles, 1 INT, 1 PBU) … LB Akeem Jackson (4 tackles, 1.5 TFL, .5 sacks)

Did you know: The Crusaders have a 10-game winning streak against the Tigers that dates back to 2009.

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NATHAN HAGUE

Sports editor

I've covered sports in East Texas since 1987, starting as a 21-year-old sports editor at the Kilgore News Herald before spending seven years at the Lufkin Daily News and the past 23 years at the Longview News-Journal.