Senior quarterback Martrell Berry ran for a 1-yard touchdown with no time left on the clock, and Tates Creek beat Paul Dunbar 13-7 Friday night.
Berry struggled all game, going 0-for-10 with an interception and running for just seven yards on seven carries. But the last yard was all that mattered. It capped a 14-play drive that started at Commodores' 39 and took 7:04 off the clock.
The workhorse for Creek (3-4) along the way was running back Dennis Oxendine. He ran for 34 of his 175 yards on the drive and set up Berry's touchdown with a 2-yard plunge.
Oxendine opened the scoring with a 4-yard run with 1:42 left in the first quarter.
Tates Creek's defense held the Bulldogs (0-6) to 126 yards of total offense. The Commodores finished with 279, all on the ground.
Trinity 41, No. 4 St. Xavier 6: Travis Wright threw two touchdown passes to James Quick, and Quick added a TD throw of his own as the Shamrocks cruised in their first game against Kentucky competition in front of about 30,000 fans at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium in Louisville..
Wright went 17-for-23 for 252 yards, with 155 of them coming from eight passes to Quick. In the fourth quarter, Quick completed a 36-yard pass to Andrew Wall.
Dalyn Dawkins added 139 yards and two touchdowns on 21 carries for Trinity (6-0), which is averaging 43.5 points a game.
St. X (3-4) managed 304 total yards but could only find the end zone on Alex Mattingly's 32-yard run with 35 seconds left in the first half.
Breathitt Co. 54, Magoffin Co. 14: Breathitt County scored three defensive touchdowns in the first quarter and finished its scoring with 11:42 left in the second quarter in a rout on the road.
After Richard Trent threw three touchdown passes and Ryan Cox returned a punt 72 yards for a score to make it 26-0, the Bobcats' defense got in on the fun.
Will Collins intercepted a pass and pitched the ball to Brayton Fugate, who ran it in from 32 yards out. Then Ben Hayes returned an interception on his own for 49 yards and a score. Finally, Collins recovered a fumble and ran it back 24 yards to make it 47-0 with time running out in the first.
Jonathan Gilbert ran for a 38-yard touchdown to complete the scoring at the start of the second for Breathitt (7-0). The Bobcats, ranked fifth in Class 3A by Dave Cantrall's Rating the State, have won six of their seven games by an average margin of 36.8 points. Their only close game came last Friday against Hazard, a 35-34 win at home.
Collins 39, Shelby Co. 0: Senior running back Michael Brooks scored three times and rolled up 136 yards on six carries as Collins cruised to its second straight shutout.
Brooks scored on runs of 59, 61 and 2 yards, and backfield mate DeAndre Farris added 126 yards on 13 carries.
Franklin Co. 40, East Jessamine 29: Down 21-7 at halftime, host Franklin County scored 25 in the third quarter. Cameron Thomas' 373 yards and three touchdowns on 34 carries weren't enough.
Daniel Anderson got the surge started with a 77-yard run on the Flyers' first offensive play of the half. Then, after an onside kick, Ryan Timmons ran for his second touchdown, a 34-yarder at 8:04, with just seven seconds of clock expiring between scores.
That made it 21-19 East Jessamine but, less than four minutes later, Chris Roberts capped a seven-play drive with a 3-yard plunge into the end zone to give Franklin County (7-0) a 26-21 lead.
But Timmons wasn't done. Three plays after the Flyers stopped the Jaguars on fourth-and-3 at their 12-yard line, Timmons caught an 86-yard touchdown pass from Logan Woodside for an 11-point lead.
East Jessamine's Thomas answered less than a minute later with a 76-yard run, but Roberts finished the Flyers' scoring with a 6-yard run at 10:36 in the fourth.
The Jaguars amassed 465 total yards, only 22 through the air on one pass completion.