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Gilmer vs Argyle Game Info & Notes


December 2-Argyle @ Corsicana

STADIUM: Tiger Stadium, Corsicana, TX
3701 W Hwy 22
Corsicana, TX 75110

Mascot: Eagles

Colors: Red/Black/White

District: 9-3A

Enrollment: 611

Head Coach: Todd Rogers (9th season, 87-27, 87-27 overall)

Offensive Coordinator: Jeff Harp
Defensive Coordinator: Greg Mouser
Offensive Formation: Spread
Defensive Formation: 50

Returning Starters: 6 Offense/7 Defense

Series History
Argyle leads 1-0

Last Meeting: Argyle 41 Gilmer 14 (2010)

Argyle Historical Stats, Records, and Program Information

2002 1-9-0 Unknown
2003 5-5-0 Todd Rodgers
2004 10-3-0 Todd Rodgers
2005 11-4-0 Todd Rodgers
2006 7-4-0 Todd Rodgers
2007 10-3-0 Todd Rodgers
2008 7-5-0 Todd Rodgers
2009 12-1-0 Todd Rodgers 2010 13-1-0 Todd Rodgers 2011 12-1-0 Todd Rodgers

Overall Record: 88-36-0
Undefeated Seasons: 0
Winless Seasons: 0
Last District Championship: 2011

Last Playoff Appearance: 2010

All-Time Playoff Record: 17-7-0

Argyle High School opened in 1999

Argyle’s first varsity football season was in 2002

Argyle lost 28-20 to Newton in the Class 2A State Championship game in 2005

Argyle moved to Class 3A in 2006


Gilmer has a 13 game winning streak (last loss: 41-14 to Argyle, 2010)

Gilmer has a 134 consecutive game scoring streak (last shutout: 10-0 @ Longview to Pleasant Grove, 2001)


This is the Buckeyes 11th consecutive year in the playoffs
This is Argyle’s 8th consecutive year in the playoffs
This is the 6th time in the past 9 years for the Buckeyes to reach the 4th round of the playoffs
Jeff Traylor is 134-21 at Gilmer (86%)
Jeff Traylor is 27-8 in playoff games at Gilmer (77%)
Jeff Traylor is 3-2 in 4th round playoff games at Gilmer
Gilmer is 4-2 all-time in 4th round playoff games
Gilmer’s Jeff Traylor’s 86% winning percentage is the 3rd best among all active coaches in Texas

Gilmer has won more games (134) than any other 3A team in the state since 2000

Gilmer has either won the state championship or lost in the playoffs to the eventual state champion in 6 of the past 8 years

Gilmer is averaging 492 total yards per game

Gilmer's 862 offensive plays consist of 324 passing attempts (38%) and 538 rushing attempts (62%)

Gilmer averages 231 yards per game passing (47%) and 261 yards per game rushing (53%)

Gilmer has rushing touchdowns by 9 different players

Gilmer has receiving touchdowns by 5 different players

Gilmer has held opponents to averages of 18.2 points and 286.6 total yards

Gilmer has forced 43 turnovers in 13 games

Gilmer QB Jordan Traylor needs 260 yards to reach 2,000 passing yards on the season

Gilmer WR Darrian Pollard is the first Buckeyes receiver to reach 1,000 yards since Houston Tuminello in 2007

Gilmer WR Darrian Pollard needs 79 receiving yards to break the single season record held by Manual Johnson (1,168 in 2003)

Argyle is ranked 5th in this week’s Class 3A power rankings

Gilmer is ranked 7th in this week’s Class 3A power rankings

Gilmer’s schedule is the 4th toughest in Class 3A according to

Argyle’s schedule is the 30th toughest in Class 3A according to

Gilmer’s opponents have a combined record of 92-58

Argyle’s opponents have a combined record of 84-61

3 of Gilmer’s opponents are still in the playoffs

Argyle is a 2 point favorite over Gilmer according to

Did you know?

The District of Doom (16-3A) is now 21-2 in playoff games since last season. Both losses were to Argyle

Gilmer QB Jordan Traylor’s 399 passing yards against Van Alstyne were the most for a Buckeyes’ quarterback since G.J. Kinne threw for 456 yards against Spring Hill in 2006


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With only 16 teams left in the Class 3A Division I playoffs, the Gilmer Buckeyes are just one of many teams with impressive résumés.

“They’re all good this time of the year,” stated Gilmer head coach Jeff Traylor, who has led his alma mater to a 108-17 record and one state championship in his 10 years at the helm of the Buckeyes.

Take La Vega, the Buckeyes’ opponent Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Mesquite. The Pirates have gone at least three rounds deep in the playoffs every year since 2006, sporting an impressive 10-3 playoff record in that span.

“We do have some experience and tradition,” admitted La Vega head coach Willie Williams, who has a 135-84-2 record in his 20th season as Pirates’ head coach.

Like Traylor, Williams is coaching in his hometown. “This is the only place I’ve known. I graduated from here and I’ve coached here for 27 years. I’ve never coache…