The 126 points scored by both teams rank second all-time in the GHSA behind a 2004 playoff game between Collins Hill and South Cobb. Collins Hill won 70-68 in seven overtimes.
For regular-season GHSA games, the Valdosta-Brunswick games surpasses by one point the 2007 game between Our Lady of Mercy and Mount Pisgah Christian, which Our Lady won 63-62. That game remains the highest-scoring GHSA game in regulation. Valdosta and Brunswick played one overtime after the score was 56-56 after four quarters.
The highest-scoring game in any association for 11-man football is probably the 140 scored by Washington Street of Quitman and Appling Consolidated of Baxley from the Georgia Interscholastic Association in 1969. Washington Street, which was in Brooks County, won 126-14 for a total of 140 points. The