Kilgore College (1-0) vs. Blinn (0-0)Time: 7 p.m. tonight

Stadium: Cub Stadium, Brenham

COACHES

Kilgore: Willie Gooden

Blinn: Ryan Mahon

Last week: Kilgore 49, Tyler 28; Blinn’s scheduled game with Southern-Shreveport was postponed

Up next: Northeastern Oklahoma at Kilgore; Blinn at Cisco

PLAYERS TO WATCH

Kilgore: QB Malcolm Mays (22 of 29, 337 yards, 4 TD, 1 interception; 1 rushing TD) ... RB Garrison Johnson (6 carries, 76 yards, 1 TD) ... RB Kennieth Lacy (9 carries, 58 yards) ... WR Cassius Allen (5 catches, 76 yards) ... WR Willie McCoy (5 catches, 115 yards, 1 TD) ... DB Jordan Moore (14 tackles) ... LB Keith Harris (11 tackles) ... DL Maurice Westmoreland (1.5 sacks) ... DB Jaylen Stanford (1 interception)

Did you know: Kilgore quarterback Malcolm Mays was named the NJCAA Football DI Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against Tyler last week ... Today’s game marks the 81st meeting all-time between Kilgore and Blinn, and KC leads the series 47-33 … The teams first met back in 1954, with Kilgore rolling to a 73-6 win … The teams have met twice in the playoffs, and Blinn won both of those games … KC won this past spring, 56-21

Around the SWJCFC: Northeastern Oklahoma at Trinity Valley; Navarro at Tyler; RPA at Cisco; Maricopa Mustangs at New Mexico Military Institute.

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JACK STALLARD

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.