Centennial went up 28-18 after one period of play, and that was just the beginning of a crazy night.
With four minutes to play in the ballgame the Wildcats were down by two scores, but they rallied. They scored another touchdown, and then another. Central was a two point conversion away from tying the game.
The Bulldogs came up with the deciding stop and the bell was headed back to Centennial.
Dutch Clark Stadium in Pueblo host Broncos Games of the Week and provided the backdrop to one of the biggest games of the year in southern Colorado high school football. Thousands of rowdy fans came out to support their respective sides.
Central’s Nikko Valdez ran for 139 yards, 2 touchdowns on 24 carries. Quarterback Zach Andrews completed 12-of-23 passes for 139 yards and a scores for the Wildcats.