Jace Green scored the game-winning touchdown to lead the Yellow Jackets to a come-from- behind victory. A TC Central defender tipped Michael Gilham’s pass, but Green was there to catch the football and score a 32 yard touchdown to give the Yellow Jackets a 32-28 lead. The two-point conversion was good to make it 34-28 with 1:03 left in the game.
The Fighting Tigers were able to drive 55 yards down the field to the Yellow Jackets’ 29 yard line on a Ze’Kyle Stockdale pass to Jeremy Allen. After back-to-back incompletions, Stockdale tried to scramble to pick up yards, but he was tackled in bounds to allow the clock to continue to roll. On fourth down, Stockdale, who was unaware of the down, clocked the football to turn the ball over on downs and kill their last hope of making a comeback.
The Fighting Tigers got on the board first. Jeremy Allen scored from 39 yard out to give TC a 6-0 lead. Vincent tied the game at 6-6 in the second quarter on 48 yard pass from Gilham to Green.
Stockdale gave the Fighting Tigers a 14-6 lead with a two yard touchdown and two-point conversion.
The Yellow Jackets responded on their next drive. Gilham found Rodney Groce for a 68 yard touchdown to cut the TC Central lead to 14-12.
Groce gave Vincent the lead on their next drive with a two yard touchdown run to make it 18-14.
Stockdale connected with Delvecchius Wright for a 33 yard touchdown to give the Fighting Tigers a 20-18 lead at halftime.
In the third quarter, Green returned a fumble 48 yards to give Vincent a 26-20 lead.
The Fighting Tigers would go back ahead on their next possession on 5 yard touchdown run by Allen. He also converted the two point conversion to make it 28-26.
The Fighting Tigers host region foe Notasulga on Friday.