Tyler Legacy

Tyler Legacy’s Jamarion Miller carries the ball against Rockwall at Rose Stadium on Friday night.

North Mesquite (1-6, 0-3) at Tyler Legacy (4-3, 2-1) (Expanded)

When/Where: 7 p.m. Friday; Christus Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium, Tyler

Notable

North Mesquite: QB Luke Seder … RB Cam Tyler … WR Cordale Russell

Legacy: RB Jamarion Miller (94 carries, 925 yards, 8 TDs; 18 catches, 193 yards, 3 TD) … RB Bryson Donnell (86 carries, 535 yards, 11 TDs; 23 catches, 297 yards, 3 TDs) … QB Bruce Bruckner (60 of 114, 724 yards, 8 TDs, 6 INT; 43 carries, 208 yards, 3 TDs) … DL Jordan Renaud (28 tackles, 3 TFL, 1 INT, 1 FF) … ATH Aaron Sears (8 carries, 164 yards, 2 TDs; 35 tackles, 2 TFL, 2 FF, 1 FR) … OL Donavan Jordan … OL Kade Fry … LB LaBrendo Flowers (29 tackles, 2 sacks, 2 FR) … LB Jett Stanger (50 tackles, 1 sack, 3 FF, 3 FR) … DB Jordan Ford (48 tackles, 3 FR, 3 INT, 3 TFL) … DB Cayden Starks (28 tackles) … WR LaDavion Butler … K Christian Baxter … WR Ja’Kaleb Turner (6 catches, 178 yards, 2 TD) … DB Ja’Kambrin Turner (30 tackles, 1 INT, 1 FF)

Did you know: North Mesquite has lost six straight since a 35-0 win over Richardson in the season opener. In that span, the Stallions are averaging 14.3 points per game and allowing 40 points per game … North Mesquite’s game against rival Mesquite was scoreless until a 2-yard touchdown run by North Mesquite’s Cam Tyler with 3:37 left in the third quarter … Russell is a four-star SMU commit … North Mesquite head coach Tim Seder was a former NFL placekicker for the Dallas Cowboys, Minnesota Vikings, Jacksonville Jaguars and Kansas City Chiefs … Legacy won last season’s meeting 66-0 … Miller is 329 yards away from breaking Tyrone Ross’ school rushing record of 4,748 yards … This will be Legacy’s homecoming.

Last week: Mesquite 27, North Mesquite 13; Tyler Legacy 29, Mesquite Horn 27

Up next: Dallas Skyline at North Mesquite; Tyler Legacy at Rockwall-Heath

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BRANDON OGDEN

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.