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FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Longview downs Lufkin 43-42

The Longview Lobos and Lufkin Panthers traveled to Tyler Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Longview came away with the 43-42 victory.

Longview, Lufkin and John Tyler coaches are live on KETK

John King of Longview, Todd Quick of Lufkin and Ricklan Holmes of John Tyler were live on KETK News at 6:00.
Friday Football Fever playoff time

Friday Football Fever playoff time

Have you got the Fever? We've got the Friday Football Fever playoff edition. We'll be live from Rose Stadium for the rematch between Longview and Lufkin.
Jerry Jones thinks the Cowboys have been close to the Super Bowl

Jerry Jones thinks the Cowboys have been close to the Super Bowl

Jerry said this: "We've come a lot closer to coming to the Super Bowl with Tony Romo than we've been given credit for." It would appear that Jerry has come down with a bad case of The Wade Phillips.
Cold weather, hostile crowd await Texans in Cleveland

Cold weather, hostile crowd await Texans in Cleveland

Bill O’Brien grew up in Boston, spent five years as an assistant with New England and two years as Penn State’s head coach before coming south to Houston.

KETK is live with Gladewater and Kilgore

Gladewater had no trouble in its playoff opener. KETK's Garrett Sanders was live from Mount Pleasant for Gladewater's game against Nevada Community.

White Oak and Sabine lose playoff openers

White Oak went to the state semifinals last year. This year the Roughnecks were eliminated in the first round.

Phil Kuchinsky and Garrett Sanders brave the cold to report on the playoffs

KETK battled below-freezing wind chill to cover the Texas high school football playoff openers. Phil Kuchinsky was live in Lufkin for Kilgore's game against Jasper.
Texans coach says Johnny Manziel will get his chance

Texans coach says Johnny Manziel will get his chance

Coach Bill O’Brien was asked Wednesday about Johnny Manziel and the Texans’ decision for the No. 1 overall pick of the 2014 NFL draft. O’Brien said Manziel should shine as a pro when his time arrives.

Tyler Lee and John Tyler get ready for playoffs

Tyler Lee coach Darrell Piske is taking his Red Raiders to the playoffs for the first time in four years. Lee will play Waco Midway Friday night at Baylor's new McLane Stadium.

East Texas Signing Day

It was signing day for East Texans. Megan Harris of Whitehouse will play softball for Ole Miss. Amanda Dimon will play volleyball for Central Arkansas.
Robert E. Lee, John Tyler playoff information

Robert E. Lee, John Tyler playoff information

Robert E. Lee Friday, November 14 7:30 p.m. McLane Stadium, Baylor University 1001 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Waco, TX 76704

Jack Stallard previews Longview and Lufkin rematch

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked Stallard about the upcoming rematch between Longview and Lufkin.
J.J. Watt eager to play in colder weather conditions

J.J. Watt eager to play in colder weather conditions

The Texans will face cold and snow Sunday in Cleveland. That’s J.J. Watt-type weather.
DeMarco Murray can't be the MVP, but ...

DeMarco Murray can't be the MVP, but ...

The way the NFL is played, Tony Romo is the league MVP. Or Andrew Luck. Or Tom Brady. Aaron Rodgers. Peyton Manning. Etc. These days, it is a waste of an MVP vote for anybody who is not a quarterback.