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Colleyville Covenant 35, Bryan Brazos Christian 33
GROESBECK - Colleyville Covenant quarterback Chase Stewart threw for 227 yards and ran for 97 more - while accounting for all of Covenant's touchdowns - in a win over Bryan Brazos Christian (8-4) in a TAPPS Division IV regional. With the win, Covenant (9-2) advanced to the state semifinals.
Covenant trailed, 17-7, early in the second quarter before scoring 28 straight points. Stewart's fourth-down, 1-yard sneak 28 seconds before halftime sent Covenant to intermission leading 21-17.
Michael Paine's 25-yard touchdown reception with 5:32 left made it 35-33. Brazos got the ball back with two minutes remaining, but Taunton's fourth-down sack ended Brazos' final possession in the last minute.