- Asheville 29
- Franklin 28 FINAL
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10:17: Game over.
10:16: Cougars will take a knee and get out of here with a win.
10:15: Olvera’s 25-yard attempt is no good with 5.2 seconds to go.
10:14: Penalty of Asheville.
10:13: Hugo Olvera about to attempt a 30-yard field goal.
10:12: Fourth down coming up. Franklin will kick a field goal.
10:11: A 17-yard reception by Panthers sophomore Mason Sequoyah keeps the drive alive. Ball on the Asheville 20.
10:09: For those just tuning in, Franklin led this game 28-8 in the third quarter.
10:07: Fourth down and 13.
10:06: Third down and 8 for Franklin on the Asheville 30.
10:05: Fumble. Franklin gets the ball right back. Franklin ball on the Asheville 31.
10:04: Interception. Daniel Green picks off the ball for Asheville. Cougars ball on their 31 with 2:21 to go in the ballgame.
10:03: Third down and 11 at the Asheville 44.
10:01: Another fresh set of downs. Franklin ball on its 45.
10:00: Good rushing on this possession so far by Franklin’s Grant Stiles. Ball near midfield.
9:59: Franklin ball on its 33 with a first down. Timeout called.
9:58: Franklin has the ball on its 20-yard line.
9:57: Twenty-one unanswered points in the second half for Asheville.
9:56: TOUCHDOWN ASHEVILLE. Ahmad Shivers scores on a 23-yard reception, on fourth down, from Devon Davidson. Only 5:05 to go here in the Panther Pit. David Brooks breaks the tie with his extra point.
9:55: Timeout on the field.
9:54: Fourth down and 10.
9:52: Pass broken up in the end zone. Third down and 10.
9:50: Makaius Brewer makes a 44-yard reception. Ball spotted on the Franklin 23.
9:47: Asheville ball on its 25 with 6:58 to play.
9:46: Cougars come up with a big defensive stop. Franklin will have to punt from its 47.
9:44: Franklin ball on its 20-yard line with 9:12 to go.
9:42: TOUCHDOWN ASHEVILLE. Corey Clement scores on a 75-yard touchdown reception with 9:12 to go in the game. Davis Brooks tacks on the extra point.
9:41: Big third down and 3 for Asheville. Motion penalty on the Cougars.
9:38: Asheville ball on its 11-yard line. Only 10:55 to go in the ballgame.
9:35: Franklin has to punt for only the second time tonight.
9:33: End of the third quarter.
9:32: Panthers cross into Asheville territory again.
9:30: Franklin ball on its 31.
9:28: TOUCHDOWN ASHEVILLE. Makaius Brewer catches a 38-yard touchdown from Devon Davidson with 1:53 to go in the third quarter. Davis Brooks adds the extra point.
9:27: And now a run by Daejon Griffin puts the ball in Franklin territory.
9:26: Cougars approaching midfield after a nice reception by Dana Campbell Jr.
9:25: Interception. Asheville will have the ball on its 13.
9:24: Franklin takes over on its 45-yard line.
9:22: Another punt coming up for the Cougars.
9:20: Third down and 2 for Asheville from its 28.
9:16: Asheville will start this possession from its 9.
9:14: TOUCHDOWN FRANKLIN. Andrew Moore scores on a 1-yard quarterback sneak. Hugo Olvera tacks on the extra point.
9:13: Kloeppel rushes down to the 1, but doesn’t get in. Fourth down and 1. Franklin is going for it.
9:11: First and goal at the Cougars’ 10.
9:10: Second down and 4 for Franklin at the Asheville 17.
9:09: Good first down run by Brock Kloeppel.
9:08: Third down and 5 at the Asheville 41.
9:06: Panthers cross midfield. First down at the Asheville 46-yard line.
9:04: Franklin has the ball on its 42-yard line after the punt.
9:02: Cougars go three and out. Punt team is on.
9:01: First down for Asheville at its 17 after the kickoff.
8:59: Asheville will get the ball first to start the second half. Big possession.
8:54: Panthers junior Andrew Moore has passed for 116 yards so far. He’s been the difference. Franklin can run the ball with the threat of the pass.
8:39: Edgar Chavez’s 40-yard field goal is short as time expires.
8:35: Holding on Franklin. Panthers might squander this scoring opportunity.
8:31: First and 10 for Franklin at the Asheville 19. Still 20.4 seconds to go in the half.
8:29: Franklin on the move again. Panthers are at the Asheville 38-yard line with 1:02 to go in the first half.
8:26: TOUCHDOWN ASHEVILLE. Ahmad Shivers rushes for a 3-yard touchdown. Quick thinking on the extra point. Davis Brooks couldn’t attempt a kick, so instead he picked up a low snap and threw a 2-point conversion pass to Makaius Brewer.
8:23: Makaius Brewer makes a 38-yard reception down to the Panthers’ 2-yard line. First and goal for Asheville.
8:21: A reception by Dana Campbell Jr. puts Asheville down on the Franklin 33. First down.
8:19: Another first down for Asheville at its 43. Only 3:36 to go in the first half.
8:18: Asheville takes over on its 20-yard line after a touchback.
8:17: Panthers QB Andrew Moore has passed for 90 yards.
8:16: Kloeppel only has 59 rushing yards so far. But three of his carries are touchdowns.
8:15: TOUCHDOWN FRANKLIN. Brock Kloeppel rushes for his third touchdown of the night. This one is from 4-yards out with 5:21 to go in the second quarter. Extra point from Edgar Chavez is good.
8:14: Kloeppel already has 13 carries for Franklin.
8:13: First and goal at the 7.
8:10: Another good drive by the Panthers. They just crossed into the red zone.
8:08: Franklin crosses into Asheville territory again. Andrew Moore really doing a nice job at quarterback.
8:06: Fumble. Franklin recovers on its 40. Crazy set of events here in the past few minutes.
8:04: Fumble. Asheville gets the ball right back at the Franklin 44. Sloppy play by both teams so far.
8:03: Fumble. Franklin recovers on its 35.
8:01: End of the first quarter.
8:00: Big break for Asheville. Franklin muffs the punt and Asheville recovers on the Franklin 36.
7:59: Cougars will have to punt again. They have yet to cross into Franklin territory with three possessions.
7:58: Good 24-yard rush by Ahmad Shivers gives Asheville a fresh set of downs.
7:56: Asheville will take over on its 21-yard line after the kickoff.
7:55: TOUCHDOWN FRANKLIN: Brock Kloeppel rushes for a 1-yard touchdown with 2:26 to go in the first quarter. Edgar Chavez again connects on the extra point.
7:54: Franklin knocking on the door again. Ball is on the 1.
7:52: A 35-yard reception by Bailey Watts. Franklin is in the Asheville red zone again.
7:48: Panthers will take over on their 44-yard line.
7:47: Cougars go three and out on the ensuing possession. Franklin about to get the ball again.
7:44: TOUCHDOWN FRANKLIN. Brock Kloeppel rushes for a 6-yard touchdown with 5:48 to go in the first quarter. Extra point from Edgar Chavez is good.
7:43: First and goal Franklin.
7:42: Bad snap on the punt. Franklin has the ball on the Asheville 20 to start its second possession.
7:41: Asheville quarterback Devon Davidson sacked on 3rd and 15. Cougars will have to punt. Penalties really hampered the Cougars on their first possession.
7:38: Touchback. Asheville ball on its 20.
7:35: Fourth down and 3 for Franklin at the Asheville 44. Punting team is coming on.
7:34: Jordin Nugent makes a 14-yard reception from Andrew Moore. Panthers are nearing midfield.
7:32: First play from scrimmage for the Panthers is an incomplete pass.
7:31: Touchback. Franklin will start from its 20.
7:27: Asheville wins the coin toss and defers. Franklin will get the ball first.