BRYAN, TX -- The high school football season kicks off in earnest in the Brazos Valley Friday night with a pair of 5A tilts in the twin cities.
The Bryan Vikings will usher in the Ross Rogers era against Waco Midway. The Panthers played for the Class 4A Division 1 State Championship losing to Lake Travis.
Kickoff is set for 7:30 at Merrill Green Stadium in Bryan.
The A&M Consolidated Tigers will take on former district foe Copperas Cove. For years the winner between the Tigers and Bulldawgs would determine the district championship.
Kickoff is set for 7:30 at Tigerland Stadium in College Station.
The Rudder Rangers will kick off the season on the road against the Elgin Wildcats.
Kickoff is set for 7-30 at Wildcat Stadium in Elgin.
While it will be a historic Friday in Schulenburg as the Shorthorns host the College Station Cougars in the first game ever for Steve Huff and his Cougars.
Kickoff is set for 7:30 at Shorthorn Stadium in Schulenburg.
Bryan, A&M Consolidated, Rudder and College Station are just 4 of the 98 games that KBTX Sports will be following on Taco Bell's Friday Football Fever.
The 21st season of "The Fever" will kick off at 11:35 following the Late Show with David Letterman.