HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Clayton Moore threw for two touchdowns and 311 yards to lead Jackson State to a 26-20 come-from-behind win over Alabama A&M Saturday.
Zach Pendleton was his main target, pulling in 9 catches for 193 yards.
Alabama A&M (3-7, 4-5 Southwestern Athletic Conference) jumped out to a 13-0 lead on a Lee Jaymason to Montauri Smith 24-yard scoring strike and field goals of 32 and 21 yards by Cesar Ramon. Jackson State (8-2, 8-0) tied the score 13-13 early in the third quarter on a 23-yard touchdown pass from Moore to Mich Perkins and Ryan Deising's two field goals from the 20.
The Tigers took their first lead 20-13 early in the third when Moore hit Tobi Singleton on a 24-yard touchdown pass.
Lee passed to Smith from the 1 to tighten the score to 26-20 with 1:16 remaining in the game. The ensuing onside kick was recovered by Jackson State.
Western Kentucky commit Jared Nash launches this snap from the bleachers and successfully sinks it in the garbage can.
|Mississippi Valley State||1-8||1-10|
|Prairie View A&M||8-1||8-2|