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Despite 'errors', Damote-Douglas score stands

A controversial ending to Friday night's football game between Douglas High School and Damonte Ranch in Minden was upheld by the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association on Monday, although the state's athletic board also acknowledged a number of "errors" helped lead Damonte to a 47-46 win.

Damonte Ranch kicked an extra point for the game-winner on the final play of regulation after running back Drew Smith punched in the tying touchdown from 2 yards out on fourth down with no time left on the clock.

At issue were the bizarre events that unfolded just prior to Smith's touchdown run, which appeared …

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