October 31, 1997
Oakland Mills (5-3) at Howard (5-3)When: Tonight, 7: 30 p.m.Outlook: This game features the league's top two running backs, Oakland Mills' Vinnie Rubbo (1,231 yards) and Howard's Gerald Smith (1,051 yards). Pitted against one another will be an Oakland Mills defense that rations 12 points per game and a Howard offense that averages 30. In its last six games, Oakland Mills' defense played even better, giving up just seven points per game. Howard's defense is no match, giving up 23.3 points per game.