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Unbeaten Northmont rallies for wild win over Marysville

By Jeff Gilbert, Contributing Writer

Northmont scored two touchdowns in the final two minutes and 20 seconds to defeat visiting Marysville 48-41 in the Division I, Region 2 playoffs Friday night.

The Thunderbolts (8-0) will host Springfield in the region semifinals next Friday.

Northmont led 34-17 but fell behind 41-34 late. Cade Rice then threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to TJ Gregory with 2:20 left to tie the score.

Rice won it with a 20-yard touchdown pass to Javien Brownlee with 16 seconds left.

Rice passed for 384 yards and seven TDs.

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