The Yellow Jackets drew even with the Tigers at the 11:24 mark of the final quarter when Joshua Myrick picked off a pass and returned it 44 yards for a touchdown to make the score 14-14. Madison County punched in the game-winning score with 6:48 remaining in the game on a 5-yard touchdown run by Mekhi Burdett, who also had a 3-yard touchdown earlier in the game. The Tigers (9-2) held on the rest of the way to earn their first playoff win since 2014 and advance to the second round. Defensively for the Yellow Jackets, Cameron Blalock and Skylar Trawick had interceptions in the first half and Cole Fuller caused a fumble that was recovered by Myrick in the third quarter. Corner closes the season at 7-4.