Tornados Complete Second-Half Comeback Against Cougars
Last updated 3/8/2021 at 2:23pm
The Brevard College football team (1-1) came alive in the second half, scoring 19 unanswered points to overcome a 10-point halftime deficit, claiming a key 19-10 victory against fellow USA South Conference member Averett University on Saturday afternoon in Danville, Va.
Freshman quarterback Eli Carr threw for a game-high 212 passing yards, going 24-of-32 for a 75 percent completion rate with a passing touchdown. Carr, a native of nearby Asheville, helped lead the Tornados to victory in his debut at the collegiate level.
Fellow freshman wide receiver Justin Pendergrass helped lead the char...