Russell 29, Ashland Blazer 27 (OT): Quarterback Jacob McKee connected with Bronzon Korzep for the Red Devils' go-ahead TD, but it was the subsequent successful two-point conversion pass to Jacob Martin from Bobby May that ended up giving Russell its first win in this series since 2007.
The Tomcats (1-2) scored on Quenton Baker's 3-yard TD run following Russell's score. However, Ashland failed to match the two-point conversion and fell at home.
Nick Conley rushed for 212 yards and two TDs for the Red Devils (2-1).
Baker ran for 145 yards and three TDs for Ashland.