BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Blake Pillow rushed for 150 yards and Blue Tisdale put up three touchdowns as Bowling Green scored 49 unanswered points to roll past Pulaski County 49-14 in the KHSAA Class 5A championship game Sunday at Houchens Industries/L.T. Smith Stadium.
The win marks the Purples' (14-0) third consecutive state championship and their third straight undefeated season.
Pillow scored twice on just six attempts with long touchdown runs of 79 and 41 yards. Tisdale added 86 yards on 18 carries and caught a 33-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter from Devin Hayes to go with his three scores.
Hayes completed 13-of-22 passes for 202 yards and two scores. Nacarius Fant added five catches for 100 yards and a touchdown.
Pulaski County (14-1) jumped out to a 14-0 lead behind a 25-yard score from quarterback Riley Hall, who finished the game with 41 yards on the ground while completing 19-of-31 passes for 163 yards and a touchdown pass.