Game Details

Northside Eagles vs. Houston Co Bears

August 31, 2007

Game Recap

Game Recap

The Eagles began defense of their first state championship in style with a 30-0 shutout victory over the Houston Co. Bears. Northside sprinted to a 27-0 first quarter lead before the heavens opened up with a torrential downpour that lasted until halftime. The Eagles started liberal substitutions in the 2nd quarter and capped off the evening with 3rd & 4th string defenders sealing the shutout victory.
Senior RB Tijuan Green led the Eagles in rushing with 101 yards and 3 TDs on 11 first quarter carries. Backup RB Xavier Hawkins chipped in 88 more yards on 9 carries.

Senior QB Marques Ivory completed 4 of 7 passes in the rain for 39 yards and rushed 4 times for 39 more yards.
Kicker Devon Pike was 3 for 3 on PATs and added a 28 yard field goal in the second quarter.

The Eagles are now 1-0 in 2007 and begin prep for the annual showdown with their cross-town rival.
Line Score

Line Score


Individual Stats


Green, Tijuan111013
Hawkins, Xavier9680
Ivory, Marques4390
Jordan, Brandon2100
Bass, Nick170
Perry, Renis100
Tharpe, Dathan2-20
Scott, Joe3-90
Green, Quin1-40


Ivory, Marques473900
Scott, Joe141100


Cooper, Kevyn2220
Lawrence, Tracey1110
Maraj, Sheldon1110
Green, Tijuan160


Arthur, Evan126

Team Stats

Statistic NHS Opp
First Downs 13 8
Penalties-Yds 4-50 2-10
Fumbles-Lost 5-1 4-3
Rushes-Yds 34-210 27-45
Avg Yds per rush 6.2 1.7
Pass Comp-Att-Yds 5-11-50 4-20-38
Pass Comp% 45.5% 20%
Pass TD-Int 0-0 0-1
Pass Yds per att 4.5 1.9
Total Off Plays 45 47
Total Off Yards 260 83
Avg Yds per play 5.8 1.8

Game Photos
Game Highlight Video

Game Highlights (Video)

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