Keenan vs. Abbeville
WHERE: Abbeville High Stadium, Abbeville
WHEN: 7:30 tonight
RECORDS: Keenan (9-2), Abbeville(10-1)
THE SKINNY: Keenan notched the school's first playoff win since 1992 last week, beating Newberry 41-35. Abbeville, ranked No. 3 in Class 2A, opened the playoffs with a 42-12 thrashing of Palmetto.
Players to watch
(KEENAN) DENNIS ROWE - The senior wide receiver, playing his first season of high school football, is having a standout season. The 6-foot-3 Rowe has 40 catches for 282 yards and 11 touchdowns.
(ABBEVILLE) CHRIS TINCH - A junior defensive end, Tinch has teamed with fellow junior Andrew Osborne to lead the Panthers' rebuilt front. Tinch has 6.5 sacks, four forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries.
KEENAN WILL WIN IF ... Antonio Perry, Phillip George and Rowe can make enough big plays, again, to outscore a talented foe.
ABBEVILLE WILL WIN IF ... The Panthers defense, which allows11.6 points a game, shuts down the Raiders and Abbeville's rush-heavy offense controls the ball.
PREDICTION: Abbeville 28, Keenan 20