Friday Night Online Lights: UIL approves to live stream 2021 football Posted in: Sports Texas high school football from the comfort of your home. On Tuesday, July 6, the University Interscholastic League (UIL) approved a proposal to allow Friday night Texas high school football games to be streamed live on the web for the 2021 season. The measure passed the final legislative council by a clear majority — but not unanimous — vote overturning the longstanding rule prohibiting the live broadcast of Friday night games across the Lone Star State. The rule was temporarily suspended in 2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic, allowing games to be broadcast live on Friday night for the first time ever. In presenting ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!