Concord took the lead just before the end of the third quarter, Black again called his own number, scoring from 1 yard out. After a series of offside calls moved the ball closer, Black ran the 2 point conversion to put the Spiders up 15-14.
Behind the running of Cagle, Brown would control the 4th quarter and ultimately the game.
After the Spiders took the lead Brown responded with a 5 minute drive to retake a 20-15 lead.
Concord was forced to punt on their next possession. Cagle fielding a line drive punt and returned it to the Spider 13 yard line.
A few plays later Cagle scored again to put Brown up 26-15.
The Spiders threatened to score on their last possession, put in position by completions to Carter Mozingo and Nasirildeen. However a fumble ended any hopes of a Spider rally.
Black finished 19-27 for 252 yards. He also scored both Spider touchdowns on short runs.
Carter Mozingo led the receiving corps with 10 receptions for 101 yards. Hamsah Nasirildeen added 4 catches for 91 yards.
P.J. Hall led the rushing attack with 43 yards on 13 carries.
Nasirildeen led the Spiders D with 11 tackles. Nick Kelly, Justin Nicholson, and Rick Sandidge each recovered a fumble.
Concord has their home opener next Friday vs. Albemarle.
Stats courtesy Scott Dyer and Billy Lyerly.
Photos form Dale Barbee.
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