Starkville 27, Warren Central 17
• At Starkville, the top-ranked Yellow Jackets overcame a 17-0 third quarter deficit. Brady Davis threw four touchdown passes, two each to A.J. Brown and Raphael Leonard. Starkville is 10-0, and ninth-ranked Warren Central is 8-2
Brady Davis, Starkville
• Senior quarterback engineered the second-half comeback with four TD passes.
Midway, third quarter
• With Warren Central up 17-0, Lorenzo Dantzler recovered a Charger fumble at midfield, setting up Starkville’s first TD, a 20-yard Davis-to-Brown pass.
“It was a tough, tough game.”
— Jamie Mitchell, Starkville
D’Iberville High School player Andrew Bird (9) hands the ball off to Dakota Husser (30) during a game against Hattiesburg High School at Hattiesburg Friday.
Jackson Prep 37, Oak Forest (La.) 20
At Flowood, Gene Wood threw for 189 yards and three touchdowns, while Ian McGraw ran for two TDs as Prep (9-2) overcame a 20-7 halftime deficit to hand Oak Forest (10-1) its first loss. Kaylin Stewart ran for 190 yards and two TDs for Oak Forest
Parker Caracci, Jackson Prep
• Senior receiver caught eight passes for 131 yards and two TDs.
2:42, third quarter
• Caracci caught a tipped pass from Wood in the end zone to give Prep a 21-20 lead.
“Our defensive coaches made adjustments at the half to shut down their ground game.”
— Ricky Black,
Jackson Prep coach