Instant classic in Texas high school football playoffs features 1,176 yards, 119 points as Rockwall shocks No. 11 Allen
Yellowjackets convert two-point conversion in final two minutes to pull out wild game that included six lead changes and 15 catches for 252 yards and six touchdowns from Jaxon Smith-Njigba.
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Rockwall's improbable 60-59 win over Allen had everything.
They thought the game last year was pretty good.
With all due respect, that one paled in comparison to Rockwall's 60-59 Texas Division 6A-1 second-round playoff win over 11th-ranked Allen on Friday that clearly earned the moniker as an instant Texas classic.
In a game that featured 1,176 yards, 49 first downs, six lead changes and four ties according to the Dallas Morning News, Braedyn Locke completed a 2-yard touchdown to Kade Klinkovsky to pull within one with 1:23 left before JJ Williams hauled in a two-point conversion for the winning score.
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