An improved Central Cougars football squad opened 5A Central action in style Friday night with a convincing 38-18 win over the Jacksonville Red Devils. The Cougars, 2-2, jumped out to a 19-6 halftime lead. Two major Red Devil turnovers set the tone of the contest in the second half. In Cougar action, Kentavious Stackhouse, 53, is lined up and ready for action against the Red Devils. Quarterback Curley Brewer takes the snap from center with a Red Devil bearing down on him. Running back Devonte Herrod (25) gets ready to take the pitch out from Brewer. Running back Markease Williams (22) takes a water break. The Cougars travel to Little Rock Friday night to take on the Pulaski Academy Bruins. The Bruins, 4-0, are strong favorites to win the 5A Central Conference title. The Cougars will have their hands full.