McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

November 17, 2012

Buffs upset Antlers in quarter-finals

McAlester will face East Central in semis in Muskogee

By Matt Goisman
Sports Writer

EDMOND — No matter how it ends, the last game of the season is always the saddest day in a football player's year.

By upsetting the Deer Creek Antlers, the McAlester Buffaloes put that anguish off for at least one more week.

Caden Pratt threw for three touchdowns, rushed for a fourth and blocked a key extra point to help his team to a 35-27 win in the Class 5A quarter-finals on Friday at Deer Creek Stadium in Edmond.

McAlester will be on the road again next Friday, facing East Central in Muskogee in the state semi-finals.

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