A look at the 2020 UIL Class 4A Division II State Championship Game by the numbers.

The Carthage Bulldogs won 70-14 after spotting the Gilmer Buckeyes a 14-0 lead.

1 — Number of punts by the Bulldogs in the state title game. For the season, Carthage punted just 10 times.

2 — Number of times the Bulldogs trailed all season (7-0 at Pleasant Grove, 14-0 vs. Gilmer).

2 — Number of passes caught by Gilmer leading receiver Dylan Fluellen in title game.

4 — Interceptions by Carthage cornerback Brandon King off Gilmer quarterback Brandon Tennison. Two were returned a total of 50 yards for touchdowns; the other two set up Carthage touchdowns.

6 — Interceptions by King in two games against the Buckeyes this season.

8 — Carthage Coach Scott Surratt now holds the record for most state titles at one school. Passes legendary coach Gordon Wood of Brownwood (7) with the win.

8-0 — Surratt’s record in state championship games.

10 — Touchdowns scored by the Bulldogs in the state title game. Four rushing, four passing and two by the defense on interception returns.

11:25 — Total time Dawgs trailed in state championship game.

23:02 — Total time of Bulldogs’ eight scoring drives with a long of 6:47 and a short of 11 seconds.

30 — Number of consecutive games won by Carthage over the last two seasons.

63 — Total yards for Gilmer Buckeyes over the final three quarters after first two scoring drives.

63-6 — Surratt’s playoff record at Carthage.

70 — Tied all-time record for points in an 11-man state championship game.

243 — Total yards rushing by Carthage’s Mason Courtney and total yardspassing by Carthage quarterback Kai Horton in the state championship game.

621 — Class 4A state championship game record for total offense.

6,562 — Socially distanced attendance at AT&T Stadium.

CLASS 4A D-II TITLE GAME

Carthage 70, Gilmer 14

Carthage 7 35 21 7 — 70

Gilmer 14 0 0 0 — 14

First Quarter

GIL — Rohan Fluellen 52 pass from Brandon Tennison (Jose Hernadez kick), 9:21

GIL — R. Fluellen 18 pass from Tennison (Hernandez kick), 7:12

CAR — Kai Horton 18 pass from Craig McNew (Irvin Jimenez kick), 4:17

Second Quarter

CAR — Mason Courtney 37 run (Jimenez kick), 9:56

CAR — Braeden Wade 29 pass from Horton (Jimenez kick), 7:21

CAR — Brandon King 15 INT return (Jimenez kick), 7:03

CAR — King 35 INT return (Jimenez kick), 6:46

CAR — Kavonte Brown-Hoskins 61 pass from Horton (Jimenez kick), 3:40

Third Quarter

CAR — Courtney 69 run (Jimenez kick), 10:07

CAR — Courtney 23 run (Jimenez kick), 4:43

CAR — Montrell Smith 15 pass from Horton (Pedro Garcia kick), :27

Fourth Quarter

CAR — Javarian Roquemore 4 run (Garcia kick), 4:11

CARTHAGE GILMER

First Downs 27 10

Rushes-Yards 37—355 25-73

Passing Yards 266 114

Comp.-Att-Int. 14-25-0 15-26-4

Punts-Ave 1-35 6-46.3

Fumbles-Lost 1-0 0-0

Penalties-Yards 4-20 3-30

Individual Statistics

RUSHING — Carthage, Mason Courtney 16-243, Kai Horton 5-45, Javarian Roquemore 4-32, 5-18, Zsema’d Williams 2-15, Tavarius Johnson 3-6, Noah Paddie 1-3, Braeden Wade 1-7. Gilmer, Ashton Haynes 7-46, Cody Guidry 4-14, Jared Ward 2-8, Davion Smith 1-6, Brandon Tennison 11-(-1).

PASSING — Carthage, Kai Horton 12-22-0 243, Craig McNew 1-1-0 18, Javarian Roquemore 1-1-0 5. Gilmer, Brandon Tennison 15-26-4 114.

RECEIVING — Carthage, Craig McNew 3-45, Montrell Smith 3-44, Kavonte Brown-Hoskins 2-66, Mason Courtney 2-46, Braeden Wade 1-29, Kai Horton 1-18, Montrell Hatton 1-13, Noah Paddie 1-5. Gilmer, Rohan Fluellen 6-78, Mason Hurt 2-16, Ashton Haynes 2-10, Dylan Fluellen 2-6, Marshae Spraglin 1-5, Jared Ward, 1-2, Cody Guidry 1-(-3).

ATTENDANCE: 6,562

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