After one quarter of play, things looked bleak for the Tri-Cities Fever in their game against Fairbanks. Enter Houston Lillard. The team's starting quarterback who sat out the first quarter with turf toe decided to give it a go. Under Lillard the Fever surged out in front winning 50-35 over Fairbanks.
Lillard throwing for 129 yards and seven touchdown passes. Three of those TD passes went to wide out Joey Hew Len.