College Station falls in heart-breaking overtime state title game to Katy Paetow
ARLINGTON, Texas (KBTX) - The College Station football team fell to Katy Paetow 27-24 in the UIL Class 5A Division I state title game in overtime at AT&T Stadium Friday night.
The Cougars scored on the very first play from scrimmage when Jett Huff found Traylen Suel who turned the pass into an 80-yard touchdown. The Panthers answered early in the second quarter when Bryan Del Cid ran it in from 7 yards out. Marquise Collins broke free for a 23-yard touchdown run in the second quarter, and the Panthers answered with a 1-yard TD to tie things up 14-14 at halftime.
After a scoreless third quarter, CJ Dumas found the endzone on a quarterback keeper to give Paetow the 21-14 lead. College Station tied things up again when Collins took it 71 yards to the house and send things to overtime.
In the extra period, Dawson Schremp kicked a 24-yard field goal on the Cougars’ first possession. Paetow then converted on 4th and 1 and then Jacob Brown later punched it in the endzone from 2 yards out to seal the three-point victory in overtime.
College Station finishes with a 15-1 record, the most wins in school history. Katy Paetow wins its first state championship.
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