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Southern University Jaguars (4-3)


Southern slams winless Jackson State 35-17

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Austin Howard threw for 180 yards and a touchdown and ran for another score as Southern kept Jackson State winless with a 35-17 victory on Saturday night in a game that was delayed more than an hour due to lightning.

Herbert Edwards rushed for 160 yards and a score. The Jaguars (4-3, 1-3 SWAC) had possession for over 35 minutes and outgained Jackson State 379-254.

Howard ran for an 11-yard score in the first quarter and Danny Johnson scored from the 5 in the second for a 14-10 lead with 12:39 to go in the half. Southern scored on a fake field goal attempt on fourth-and-four, capping a 10-play, 80-yard drive for a 21-10 lead.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: A. Howard881
Passing TDs: A. Howard6
Rushing Yards: H. Edwards523
Rushing TDs: H. Edwards3
Receiving Yards: D. Beard230
Receiving TDs: D. Benn1
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2017
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/3 vs. South Carolina State W 14 - 8
9/9 at Southern Miss L 0 - 45
9/16 at UTSA L 17 - 51
9/23 at Alcorn State L 31 - 48
9/30 vs. Fort Valley State W 31 - 14
10/7 vs. Alabama A&M W 35 - 14
10/21 at Jackson State W 35 - 17
10/28 at Arkansas-Pine Bluff 2:00 PT3:00 MT4:00 CT5:00 ET9:00 GMT5:00 北京时间2:00 MST4:00 EST
11/4 vs. Prairie View A&M 2:00 PT3:00 MT4:00 CT5:00 ET9:00 GMT5:00 北京时间2:00 MST4:00 EST
11/11 at Texas Southern 3:00 PT4:00 MT5:00 CT6:00 ET11:00 GMT7:00 北京时间4:00 MST6:00 EST
11/25 at Grambling State 2:00 PT3:00 MT4:00 CT5:00 ET10:00 GMT6:00 北京时间3:00 MST5:00 EST
Southwestern Athletic
East
  Conference Overall
Alcorn State 3-1 5-3
Alabama A&M 3-1 3-4
Mississippi Valley State 1-2 2-5
Alabama State 1-2 1-5
Jackson State 0-3 0-7
West
  Conference Overall
17 Grambling State 3-0 6-1
Southern 2-1 4-3
Prairie View A&M 2-2 2-4
Arkansas-Pine Bluff 1-2 2-5
Texas Southern 0-2 0-6
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 2164 (98)
Passing Yards: 1131 (105)
Rushing Yards: 1033 (65)
Points per game: 23.3 (71)
Yards per game: 309.1 (96)
Touchdowns: 18 (79)
Field Goals: 3 (109)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 2544 (48)
Passing Yards: 1307 (26)
Rushing Yards: 1237 (81)
Points per game: 28.1 (73)
Yards per game: 363.4 (52)
Touchdowns: 22 (59)
Field Goals: 7 (78)
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