The Saint Francis football team played the No. 1 team in the NAIA and come out second best.
No. 1 Cumberlands (Ky.) scored twice in the final 5 minutes of the first half and held on for a 28-14 win in a quarterfinals round playoff game in Williamsburg, Ky.
The host Patriots (12-0) jumped to a 7-0 lead and led 21-7 at halftime and extended that to 28- 7 after three quarters. Cumberlands ran for 399 yards, led by D'Angelo Jordan's 270 yards on 25 carries. he scored in the third quarter.
The Cougars 9-3 were led by quarterbacks Josh Miller, who completed 11 of 15 passes for 172 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions, and David Yoder (10 of 25 for 136 yards and a touchdown).
Cody Appenzeller scored both Cougars touchdowns, one on a 50-yard passs and the other on a 40-yard pass.
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