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Richland 24, Irving MacArthur 21
IRVING - An Irving MacArthur fumble at the 1-yard line with 24 seconds remaining went out of the end zone, allowing Richland (3-1, 1-1) to preserve the victory.
Richland's Walker Burns filled in for starter Tyler Barke (out with a concussion) and scored two touchdowns, including a 4-yard go-ahead run in the fourth quarter to cap off a 91-yard drive. Burns had 116 yards rushing and went 7-10 passing for 112 yards and no interceptions.
Lorenzo Smith added 115 yards rushing as Richland totaled 283 yards rushing.
Johnny Haynes had given MacArthur (1-2, 0-1) a 21-17 lead in the fourth quarter on a 66-yard hook-and-ladder play with quarterback Shazeb Khan and receiver Shay Smith. Haynes had 157 yards rushing.