JACKSON, Miss. -- Javancy Jones recovered a blocked punt in the end zone to put Jackson State ahead for good late in the second quarter and Rakeem Sims scored two touchdowns in the third in a 35-7 win over Texas Southern on Thursday night.
With the scored tied 7-7 in the final minute of the first half, Ariane McCree blocked Cory Carter's punt and Jones scooped up the ball in the end zone. Sims had a 2-yard score with less than 6 minutes left in the third and added a 1-yard scoring run with 32 seconds to go in the period.
JSU also had 2-yard TD runs from Clayton Moore in the first quarter and Sedmon Capler in the fourth. Moore was 8 for 16 for 81 yards passing and had 86 of the team's 214 yards rushing.
Texas Southern had 38 yards rushing, including Daveon Porter's 2-yard scoring run.
No more gentemen's agreements: The Big Ten's upward trend began when they started recruiting by more modern "rules."
Of the 22 players Virginia Tech signed in 2011, only 11 completed their careers with the Hokies.
We've been breaking down how each SEC team fared on national signing day. Today, we turn our attention to Texas A&M.
The following is a list of commitments made to FBS programs from February 5th-11th:ACCDuke: WR Damon Johnson (6-foot, 170), eval pendingNorth Carolina: Four-star WR Ryan Jones (No.
Charlie Strong's program filled its biggest hole with a nice haul at defensive tackle; linebacker remains a strength while receiver is uncertain.
Several highly regarded SEC recruits are already on campus working to make an impact on their teams right away.
|Mississippi Valley State||1-8||1-10|
|Prairie View A&M||8-1||8-2|