He was eventually carted off the field on a stretcher. According to a late report from a local hospital Cleaver had the use of all of his extremities.
Tribe quarterback Carter McCown went down midway of the second half, with back-up Trent Sansom forced to finish the game under center.
Offensively, Jacksonville struggled to get any traction.
Braylon Parish led the Tribe in rushing with 13 carries for 67 yards. Datavion Thacker carried six times for 25 yards.
Ronnie Roberts and BrandonJones led the Dragons in rushing, picking up 49 and 48 yards,respectively.
La'Tavion Forest added 32 yards on seven carries.
The Indians picked up 162 total yards with 91 of that coming on the ground.
Nacogdoches 0 0 0 0 — 0
Jacksonville 0 21 3 7 — 31
N-Sam Morgan 8 pass from Bryce Matthews (Rudy Fuentes kick), 11:51
N-Brandon Jones 80 punt return (Fuentes kick), 5:51
N-Jones 48 run (Fuentes kick), 0:00
N-Fuentes 30 field goal, 4:07
N-La'Tavion Forest 10 run (Fuentes kick), 9:35