Pigskin Picks

Andy Walter, Delaware State News: 64-23

Tim Mastro, Delaware State News: 67-20

Craig Anderson, Delaware State News: 63-24

Jeff Mitchell, Sussex Post/Milford Chronicle: 68-19

Scott Abraham, WBOC-TV: 75-12


Games start at 7:30 p.m. unless noted.

Lake Forest (3-0, 5-2) at Seaford (0-4, 0-7), 7 p.m.

The first-place Spartans just looking to stay unbeaten in the Henlopen Southern Division.

AW: Lake, 48-0; TM: Lake, 49-0; CA: Lake, 45-7; JM: Lake, 54-0; SA: Lake, 42-0.

Smyrna (3-0, 6-1) at Caesar Rodney (0-3, 1-6)

Smyrna is averaging 53.1 points while CR has scored just 18 points in its last three games combined.

AW: Smy, 49-6; TM: Smy, 61-15; CA: Smy, 47-17; JM: Smy, 46-13; SA: Smy, 45-13.

Dover (1-2, 3-4) at Sussex Tech (3-1, 6-1)

The Ravens need to keep winning if they want to lock up a Division I state tournament berth.

AW: ST, 41-21; TM: ST, 30-27; CA: ST, 20-17; JM: ST, 28-27; SA: ST, 30-28.

Polytech (0-3, 0-7) at Sussex Central (2-2, 3-4)

The Golden Knights look to bounce back from last week’s tough loss to Smyrna with a North win.

AW: SC, 48-6; TM: SC, 42-0; CA: SC, 44-0; JM: SC, 47-6; SA: SC, 30-0.

Woodbridge (2-1, 4-3) at Milford (2-1, 5-2)

This is a big game for the Bucs, who are trying to stay in contention for the Henlopen South title.

AW: Mil, 28-26; TM: Mil, 34-29; CA: Mil, 12-7; JM: Mil, 27-20; SA: Wood, 18-12.

Delmar (1-2, 1-6) at Indian River (3-1, 3-4)

This is a pivotal game for the Indians going into next week’s South matchup with Lake Forest.

AW: Del, 21-15; TM: IR, 20-14; CA: IR, 30-29; JM: IR, 28-14; SA: Del, 22-14.

Delaware Military (7-0) at Laurel (1-3, 2-5)

Laurel would love to end three-game losing streak but that won’t be easy vs. the unbeaten Seahawks.

AW: DMA, 35-13; TM: DMA, 33-17; CA: DMA, 33-19; JM: DMA, 35-18; SA: DMA, 33-13.



Wesley (6-0, 7-0) at Montclair State (3-3, 3-4), 1 p.m.

The Wolverines don’t want to get caught looking ahead to next week’s showdown with Salisbury.

AW: Wes, 43-14; TM: Wes, 38-14; CA: Wes, 21-14; JM: Wes, 42-17; SA: Wes, 45-28.

Bethune-Cookman (4-1, 6-2) at Delaware State (0-4, 0-7), 2 p.m.

Things don’t get any easier for the Hornets, who have now lost 12 games in a row.

AW: BC, 42-7; TM: BC, 33-14; CA: BC, 38-7; JM: BC, 28-13; SA: BC, 31-13.

Delaware (2-2, 3-4) at Towson (2-2, 4-3), 2 p.m.

Hens expect to be in another CAA slugfest as they try to win two in a row for the first time this year.

AW: UD, 17-10; TM: UD, 20-10; CA: Tow, 30-27; JM: Tow, 24-20; SA: Tow, 28-17.




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