UIL State Finals Pairings and Picks

The Old Coach's Texas High School State Finals Picks

The football season kicked off in August with teams all across the Lone Star State vying to get to the state championship.

A select group of teams, representing less than 2 percent of all UIL high school football teams in Texas are playing this weekend for the opportunity to hoist the state championship trophy at AT&T Stadium.

TheOldCoach.com’s State Finals Picks:


2A Division I

Crawford (14-1) vs. Refugio (14-1)
Refugio by 11 over Crawford

2A Division II
Iraan (15-0) vs. Bremond (15-0)
Bremond by 6 over Iraan

3A Division I
Mineola (13-2) vs. Yoakum (11-4)
Mineola by 7 over Yoakum

3A Division II
Gunter (15-0) vs. Boling (13-2)
Gunter by 1 over Boling

4A Division I
Abilene Wylie (12-1) vs. Carthage (13-2)
Carthage by 1 over Abilene Wylie

4A Division II
Sweetwater (13-1) vs. West Orange-Stark (15-0)
West Orange-Stark by 14 over Sweetwater

5A Division I

Highland Park (13-2) vs. Temple (12-3)
highland Park by 3 over Temple

5A Division II

Aledo (15-0) vs. Corpus Christi Calallen (14-1)
Aledo by 12 over Calallen

6A Division I

The Woodlands (15-0) vs. Austin Lake Travis (14-1)
Lake Travis by 5 over The Woodlands

6A Division II

DeSoto (15-0) vs. Cibolo Steele (14-1)
DeSoto by 6 over Steele


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