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St. Augustine running back Mahmood Bailey (1) gains yards against Shreveport's C.E. Byrd High School during a first-round playoff football game at Yulman stadium in New Orleans, La., Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.

 

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Shreveport's C.E. Byrd High School running back Venzell Thompson (3) attempts to push through St. Augustine's defense during a first-round playoff football game at Yulman stadium in New Orleans, La., Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019.

 

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Chris Dabe

 

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St. Augustine squandered another late-game lead but then made the plays it needed to win.

 

After recent losses in which the Purple Knights led in the fourth quarter and in overtime, Mahmood Bailey scored the winning touchdown Thursday in an LHSAA Division I playoff game when he ran 33 yards down the left sideline with less than 2 minutes left.

 

That was the last of three lead-changing touchdowns between St. Augustine and C.E. Byrd in the final 5 minutes of a game the Purple Knights won 45-40 at Yulman Stadium.

 

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