Vikings Close Out 2011 Season at Temple
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STORY BY: CHACE MURPHY
- BRYAN - The Bryan Vikings will wrap up the 2011 season on the road at Temple Friday night.
Bryan (4-5, 2-4) looks to snap a four-game losing streak as they take on the playoff-bound Wildcats.
Temple (5-4, 4-2) is coming off a 20-12 win last week over Killeen Ellison. Bryan lost 39-17 to Belton in a game that knocked the Vikings from playoff contention.
“We’re very disappointed as a football team,” Vikings head coach Bob Bellard said. Bryan is missing the playoffs for only the second time in Bellard’s five-year tenure.
The hangover from missing the postseason carried over into the week of practice, Bellard said. But the Vikings eventually began to bounce back.
“It’s always the coach’s responsibility to get our kids up and get them ready for the next week,” Bellard said. “But’s it’s been tougher this week.”
The Vikings face a winnable game in Temple, which has struggled at times in the 2011 season. The Wildcats have lost to A&M Consolidated and
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