In the final 2 minutes, 56 seconds of Friday's game, the Falcons forced a defensive stop, drove down the field, secured a takeaway, scored again and clamped down on defense once more.
OABCIG has been the favorite in 1A since the first Iowa Associated Press high school poll came out with the Falcons ranked No. 1. One other team has been in the top three all season: Van Meter, which OABCIG faces on Friday.
Since Gov. Kim Reynolds' proclamation limiting crowds at sporting events does not apply to football at the UNI-Dome, officials may proceed with the original attendance plan. That calls for a maximum capacity of 7,000 with pod-style seating.