Friday Night Lights is coming down to the wire, and for the Hillcrest Patriots, that means putting another big region rivalry win under their belt against the McAdory Yellow Jackets, pulling the upset 30-7.
McAdory showed their explosive nature quickly, scoring on a 3-drive possession; a 46-yard pass to Jabari Strait, then two handoffs to RB Roderick Thomas for the fast score to put them up 7-0.
Love him, or hate him, Alabama-native-Bo Jackson is one of the most polarizing figures in SEC football history. If you ask any fan, Alabama or Auburn, they will surely have an opinion on the duel-sport athlete and his impact on the sporting world. On the 35th Anniversary of his Heisman trophy being awarded to him, let’s remember the greatness that was Bo Jackson.
With their 26-7 Homecoming victory tonight, the Northridge Jaguars (7-2, 4-2) secured the third-seed out of Region 4 for the playoffs in two weeks. Though McAdory (4-5, 3-3) dropped a third-straight loss, the Yellow Jackets have still secured their own playoff spot and will be the fourth-seed.