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Kyler Murray throws for 464 yards in rout of Carroll

Allen (Texas) QB headlines the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Performances of the Week



Allen (Texas) quarterback Kyler Murray threw for 464 yards and three touchdowns on Friday. / AP

With his team trailing Carroll (Southlake, Texas) 14-7, Kyler Murray, the junior quarterback for No. 4 Allen, Texas, took over. In a little more than a minute and a half, he led the Eagles to three touchdowns to lead Allen to a 49-27 victory Friday.

Murray threw a 51-yard pass to Kendall Clinton, then scored on a 10-yard run. After a Carroll turnover, Murray connected with Cole Carter on a 88-yard touchdown reception. On the next series, Murray found Carter again for a 74-yard touchdown pass.

Murray completed 17 of 25 passes for 464 yards and three touchdowns and ran for two touchdowns and leads this week's American Family Insurance All-USA Players of the Week.


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The rest of this week's outstanding performers:
 
Drew Barker, QB, Conner, Hebron, Kent.
Senior, in a little over a half, ran for touchdowns of 80 and 75 yards and passed for scores of 49, 65 and 62 yards in a 40-7 defeat Saturday of Boone County (Florence). Barker, who has said he plans to sign with Kentucky, ran for 163 yards on just four carries and passed for 253 yards.

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Blake Barnett, QB, Santiago, Corona, Calif.
Junior threw five touchdowns and ran for a 87-yard touchdown in a 56-49 loss to Hart (Newhall) on Friday.
 
Alex Brammer, WR, Ames, Iowa
Senior had 10 catches, including three touchdown receptions, and broke a school record with 231 receiving yards in a 47-20 defeat of East (Des Moines) on Friday.

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Brian Burton, RB, Bridgeport, Mich.
Senior ran for a school-record 324 yards and four touchdowns and caught a touchdown pass in a 47-28 defeat of Valley Lutheran (Saginaw) on Thursday.

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Jace Daniels, RB, Central, Kenai, Alaska
Senior ran for 270 yards and six touchdowns and returned a fumble and an interception for touchdowns in a 78-6 defeat of Homer on Saturday. He has 825 yards and 14 rushing touchdowns through his first three games this season.
 
Craig Gailliard, QB-DB, Edsel Ford, Dearborn, Mich.
Junior ran for two touchdowns, scored twice off interception returns and had a 81-yard kickoff return in a 41-17 defeat Thursday of Sterling Heights.

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Cruz Galaviz, RB, Robbinsville, N.C.
Junior ran for six touchdowns and 374 yards on just 13 carries in a 48-26 defeat of East Henderson (Flat Rock) on Friday.
 
Javi Rodriguez, LB, Farragut, Knoxville, Tenn.
Senior had 13 tackles, two sacks and a fumble recovery in a 31-24 defeat of Oak Ridge on Friday.
 
Keshawn Wilder, WR, Parker, Birmingham, Ala.
Junior had touchdown catches of 59, 23 and 19 yards and ran for a 3-yard touchdown in a 53-20 defeat of Carver (Birmingham) on Saturday.
 

 

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