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Go Big Blue – Brevard Stuns Top Seed Randleman 21-13

 

November 26, 2018

Brevard quarterback Mitchell Johnson rushes off the field in celebration after taking the final kneel down in the Blue Devils' incredible upset victory over the Randleman Tigers Friday night. The Blue Devils defeated the Tigers, who were undefeated and the No. 1 seed in the playoffs, 21-13 to advance to the third round of the playoffs for the first time since 2005. (Times photos by Jeremiah Reed)

One was the loneliest number in Randolph County Friday night.

In a game that no Blue Devil fan will soon forget, Brevard went on the road and took down the previously unbeaten, top-ranked Randleman Tigers, 21-13, behind a late stop on defense that came with under 10 seconds to play.

The victory punched Brevard's ticket to the third round of the playoffs for the first time since 2005 and puts them one win away from playing in the state semifinal.

"You can't explain how big this is," said Blue Devil head coach Craig Pritchett after the game. "To come on the road four hours on a bus and be...



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