Long finished with 142 yards on nine carries. He completed just 4 of 9 passes for 37 yards but did not attempt a pass until nearly five minutes remained in the second quarter.
But the second half was a different story.
Norman (1-1) failed to score, and kicker Matt Hockett missed a 36-yard field goal, leaving a bad taste in the Tigers' mouth heading into next week.
“The scoreboard wasn't really that great,” Young said. “There's always places to improve. We can't stay complacent.”