Time: 7:30 p.m. Friday
Stadium: Bulldog Stadium, New Chapel Hill
Bullard: Scott Callaway (78-55 overall)
Chapel Hill: Jeff Riordan (1st year, 1-2 at Chapel Hill; 68-19 overall)
Last week: Hallsville 16, Bullard 13, OT; Argyle 62, Chapel Hill 7
Up next: Bullard at Athens; Pleasant Grove at Chapel Hill
Players to Watch
Bullard: QB Tristen Shewmake … OL Tanner Fowler … OL Alex Evans … OL Zach Wilbur … OL Peyton Ellis … OL Blake Morse … WR Nicholas Hooley … RB Latrez Young
Chapel Hill: LB Adrian Lacy, Sr., 5-10, 208 … LB Keylen Davis, Sr … QB Kobe Coker, Sr. … LB Max Richardson, Sr. … ATH Tyson Berry, Fr. … ATH Ilonzo McGregor, Fr. … K Efrain Valencia … OL Braydon Price … Michael Sutton … DL Mason Mumphrey, Jr. … DB Arsheal Ates … WR DJ Wofford, Sr.
Did you know: Chapel Hill took a 20-19 win over Bullard last season … Bullard has scored 79 points this season and allowed 91. Chapel Hill has scored 88 points and given up 108 … Chapel Hill running back Khalan Griffin, who rushed for 366 yards and five touchdowns in the first two games of the season, is out with a torn meniscus ... Shewmake and Griffin were quarterbacks at Bullard and Chapel Hill, respectively, as sophomores. Shewmake played his junior season at Jacksonville before returning to Bullard, while Griffin spent a year at Brook Hill before going back to Chapel Hill.
Twitter-sized preview: With tough challenges awaiting both teams next week, the Panthers and Bulldogs will look to get in the win column this week to try to build some momentum.