Kyler Murray threw for 403 yards and six touchdowns, helping Allen defeat Keller Central 59-21 in a Class 6A-Division I bi-district game Saturday night at AT&T Stadium.
Allen, which won for the 38th straight time, advances to face DeSoto (10-1) at 11 a.m. next Saturday at AT&T Stadium.
Allen (11-0) got off to a quick start as Murray connected with Jalen Guyton for a 66-yard touchdown on the Eagles’ first play from scrimmage.
Keller Central (6-5) would answer when Jake McClurg found Nick Rischer for a 76-yard score with 7:51 left in the first quarter.
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Allen took its next drive 58 yards as Murray hooked up with Lee Morris for a 40-yard touchdown to give the Eagles a 14-7 lead with 6:17 left in the opening quarter.
Murray, who threw four touchdown passes in the first half, found Guyton two more times. A 25-yard touchdown put Allen up 24-7 as time expired in the first quarter. They also connected on a 60-yard score early in the third to give the Eagles a 38-7 lead.
McClurg and Rischer would hook up for a second time from 65 yards out with 7:18 left in the third.
The Eagles answered just a minute later as David Feliciano found the end zone on a 47-yard touchdown run.
Murray’s sixth touchdown pass went to Jaylen Sharpe from 37 yards out late in the third to put Allen up 52-14.
McClurg found Rischer for a third time, a 4-yarder early in the final quarter. McClurg threw for 260 yards for Keller Central while Rischer had 156 yards on five catches.
Guyton finished with 177 yards receiving for Allen while Morris added 92 yards and a pair of touchdowns. Feliciano ran for a game-high 76 yards on eight carries.