Floyd Central (4-4, 3-3 in HHC) at New Albany (3-5, 2-4 in HHC)
Kickoff: 7 p.m.
Floyd Central is looking to end a three-game losing streak.
The Highlanders have won the last two meetings, including a 42-21 triumph last season. Gaige Klingsmith ran for 137 yards and Garry Posey scored three touchdowns for Floyd.
Floyd’s 22 passing attempts last week represent almost a third of the season total. The Highlanders, led by Brandon Striegel’s 529 rushing yards, run the ball 80 percent of the time..
Sagarin ratings: New Albany 53.86; Floyd Central 55.68
“We have to get the running game going. That’s the big thing. We rely a lot on the running game, and we’ve been out of sync.” – Floyd Central coach Brian Glesing
“We would not be overlooking whoever we’re playing in Week 9. Whether you’re playing a rivalry game or not, you can’t look forward to the postseason yet.” – New Albany coach Sean Coultis