Watch Highland Park, Rockwall combine for 1,499 yards, 125 points in instant Texas Classic

Highland Park (Dallas) opened its defense of three straight 5A-D1 state championships and a No. 9 preseason MaxPreps Texas rankings by piling up 66 points and 755 yards on Friday night.

Impressive, right? Dominating to be sure.

Remarkably, the Scots only won by a touchdown.

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Watch the highlights from Texas football opener that featured 125 points and nearly 1,500 yards.

In a truly stunning opener at 12th-ranked Rockwall, senior quarterback Chandler Morris accounted for 664 yards and nine touchdowns and Highland Park needed every one of them in a crazy 66-59 victory at Wilkerson-Sanders Memorial Stadium.

According to statistics from both teams after watching film, Morris completed 29-of-42 passes for 479 yards and five scores, and rushed for 185 yards and four touchdowns as the Scots fought back from a 31-14 deficit to win a wild back-and-forth game. ...

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