Here are the top defenses in the state through Week 6 action. This list includes teams that have given up fewer than 50 total points this season. We have also included teams that were just above the cut list with a range of 50-58 total points.

Class 6A
Humble (15)**
Duncanville (20)
Austin Westlake (29)
Beaumont United (29)**
Longview (31)
Cy-Fairbanks (39)
Spring Westfield (42)
FB Bush (46)**
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Mansfield Summit (55)
South San Antonio (58)

Class 5A
5A1
Alvin Shadow Creek (35)
Denton Ryan (41)
Friendswood (45)
Frisco Lone Star (49)

5A2
Katy Paetow (26)
SA Southside (40)
Pflugerville Weiss (42)
Dallas Kimball (48)

Lockhart (50)
A&M Consolidated (51)
New Caney Porter (52)
Austin Johnson (54)
Frisco Independence (55)
CC Miller (58)

Class 4A
4A1
Brownwood (32)
West Columbia (40)
Sealy (42)
Carthage (42)

4A2
Jasper (48)

Lumberton (50)
Springtown (54)

Class 3A
3A1
Clyde (19)
Diboll (33)
Wall (34)
Jim Ned (42)
Boyd (48)

3A2
Anderson-Shiro (30)
Odem (48)

London (51)
Newton (51)
East Bernard (52)
East Chambers (52)
Ganado (53)
Dallas Madison (55)
De Kalb (56)
Malakoff (58)
Denver City (58)

Class 2A
2A1
San Saba (9)
Santa Maria (36)
Alto (42)
New Deal (45)
Post (47)

2A2
Ralls (20)
Agua Dulce (34)
Dawson (47)
Hubbard (49)

Cross Plains (51)
Weimar (52)
Rivercrest (55)
Lindsay (58)
Holland (58)
Stratford (58)