High School Football

Keller withstands Hurst Bell’s late charge to win squeaker with ground game

Keller rolled up 275 yards rushing, with Devon Collins scoring twice on touchdown runs as the Indians (1-2) held off Hurst L.D. Bell’s late rally for a 30-28 win at Keller ISD Stadium. Collins’ 4-yard scoring run gave Keller a 30-21 lead with 2:47 to play. Bell’s Markell Burnett answered when he took an Austin Brougham pass 48 yards for a touchdown with 1:32 remaining. Bell advanced to the Keller 49 with 0:25 left before an interception by the Indians’ Mikey Brinton sealed the win.

Key players: Keller’s Enoch Ntchobo had 66 yards rushing on nine carries, including a 58-yard touchdown run in the second quarter. Bell’s Zion Hardy led all rushers with 113 yards in 26 attempts.

Key stat: Keller overcame 100 yards on nine penalties for the win.

Records: Keller 1-2, Bell 1-2