The Transylvania Times -

By Robbie Robertson
Sports Editor" 

Mountaineers Run Up A 49-28 Victory


Brevard's Julian Erwin does his best Lynn Swann imitation, pulling down an acrobatic catch Friday night. (Times photo by Robbie Robertson)

Brevard head coach Mark Barnes received a rude welcome to football in the mountains Friday night in a 49-28 loss at Tuscola.

The Mountaineers broke open a 28-28 tie with three unanswered touchdowns, the final in the closing seconds when they could have taken a knee to run out the clock.

Barnes took a shot at the Mountaineer coaching staff in his post-game radio interview for running in the meaningless touchdown, but took ultimate responsibility for the team's performance, particularly on defense.

"We did all right offensively," Barnes said. "We turned it over too many times, but I blame mys...

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