The Houston Mustangs held a 14-7 lead at halftime but really turned on the afterburners in the third quarter to beat Bartlett 40-14 on the road Friday night. Houston poured in 19 points to open the second half and improved to 4-1 on the season.
The Mustangs held Bartlett to 14 first downs and just over 100 rushing yards.
Houston will host Melrose this Friday at 7 p.m.
PICTURED: Houston receiver Grayson Hitt hauls in a pass while being dragged down by a Bartlett defender. Photos by Kevin Lewter
BELOW: Houston running back Lincoln Pare gets by Bartlett linebacker Dorius Bell.