High school football never fails to deliver.
On the final play of the final game of the season Saturday night, national No. 2 North Shore (Houston)
connected on a Hail Mary as time expired to beat No. 3 Duncanville
in the Texas Class 6A Division I state championship game.
The Mustangs emerged with a dramatic 41-36 win, finishing with a perfect 16-0 record. MaxPreps rewarded North Shore with the final No. 1 ranking, becoming the third Texas school in five years to be crowned national champions.
The game-winner goes down as a 45-yard touchdown from quarterback Dematrius Davis Jr.
to UTEP-bound wide receiver Ajani Carter
. See the play in the video below.
With the dramatic win, North Shore adds a third state championship to its trophy case to go along with titles from 2003 and 2015.