All of Knott Central's points came in the fourth quarter. The Patriots got on the scoreboard in the first quarter when Jason Sparkman found the endzone on a 39-yard run. Knott Central led 6-0 when it failed to tack on points on an unsuccessful two-point conversion try.
Host Knott Central stretched its lead in the second quarter when Sparkman found an open Michael Lindon on a 27-yard touchdown pass. Patriot place-kicker Roy Johnson hit on the PAT kick to make the final score.
Betsy Layne (2-3), on offense, had its various chances, but could not make it into the endzone.
Betsy Layne is scheduled to be back in action Friday, playing on the road at Eminence. Kickoff for the Betsy Layne-Eminence game is set for 7:30 p.m. Knott Central will also be on the road Friday night, traveling to Allen Central to take on the Rebels, a team fresh off back-to-back wins. Kickoff for the Knott Central-Allen Central game is also set for 7:30.