Tri-Cities Fever

Fever rally to beat Crush 39-31 in Indoor Football League contest

The Tri-Cities Fever scored 10 points in the final 3 minutes, 41 seconds of Friday night’s Indoor Football League game to beat the Colorado Crush 39-31 in Loveland, Colo.

Newly signed kicker Daniel Zeidman made a 41-yard field goal to give the Fever a 32-31 lead.

Tri-Cities (3-4) increased its lead on a 46-yard touchdown pass from Patrick McCain to Dejuan Miller with 33 seconds remaining.

McCain, who entered for the Fever on the game’s second play after Hunter Wanket took a hit to the head, finished 12-of-25 passing for 178 yards with three touchdowns and one interception.

Miller had four catches for 113 yards and two TDs.

Zeidman hit two field goals and was 3 of 5 on extra-point attempts.

Stephen Godbolt recorded a team-high 11 tackles and also had an interception and a pass breakup for the Fever, who won their season series against the Crush (0-7).

Tri-Cities will face the Spokane Empire at 7:05 p.m. next Saturday at Toyota Center.

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