Friday Frenzy Preview: Week 6

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Cousins RB Izaiha Johnson (left), LB Darionne Brown and OL Keishaun Thomas each provide senior leadership for the 5-0 MacArthur Generals. Cousins RB Izaiha Johnson (left), LB Darionne Brown and OL Keishaun Thomas each provide senior leadership for the 5-0 MacArthur Generals.

The Friday Frenzy is new and improved! With more games, three weekly awards and two field correspondents, the show has expanded to five programming blocks and now starts at 10:05 p.m.! Join Gordon Voit and Noah Newman as they preview some of the top games leading up to Week 6's kickoff.

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VIDEO PREVIEWS (ABOVE)

+ Game of the Week pits No. 5 MacArthur (5-0) against No. 1 Rochester (5-0) in a battle for first place in the Central State Eight. Hear from MacArthur senior linebacker Darionne Brown, senior center Tristan Williams and head coach Derek Spates.

+ Noah Newman checks in from No. 3 Monticello (5-0), where the Sages and their blistering offense (48.4 points per game) will try to break a Unity (5-0) defense that has allowed just 10 points per game. Monticello ranks first in the brand new Illini Prairie Conference with 9.4 points allowed per game. Hear from Monticello head coach Cullen Welter and senior defensive end Caleb Helenthal on facing their arch rival.

 

WEEK 6 FRIDAY FRENZY SCHEDULE
 

GAME OF THE WEEK
(5) MACARTHUR @ (1) ROCHESTER

DECATUR REGION
(5) ATHENS @ (9) MAROA-FORSYTH
(7) ST. TERESA @ CENTRAL A&M
(8) SHELBYVILLE @ MERIDIAN
MARQUETTE @ TAYLORVILLE
ALAH @ SANGAMON VALLEY
SULLIVAN-OKAW VALLEY @ CLINTON
GLENWOOD @ EISENHOWER
ARCOLA @ LSA
CERRO GORDO-BEMENT @ ARGENTA-OREANA

CHAMPAIGN REGION
(3) MONTICELLO @ UNITY

SPRINGFIELD REGION
(5) MACARTHUR @ (1) ROCHESTER (GAME OF THE WEEK) (EVAN COLLINS REPORTS FROM ROCHESTER)
LANPHIER @ SPRINGFIELD
SOUTHEAST @ (6) SACRED HEART-GRIFFIN

DOUGLAS COUNTY
WARRENSBURG-LATHAM @ (2) TUSCOLA

EFFINGHAM COUNTY
MAHOMET-SEYMOUR @ (7) EFFINGHAM

COLES COUNTY
MT. ZION @ MATTOON

LOGAN COUNTY
CHARLESTON @ LINCOLN
 

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