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Alcorn StateBravesALCN
9-3, 7-2 Conf
48
Final
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ALCN72471048
JKST03161433
33
Jackson StateTigersJKST
8-3, 8-1 Conf

Alcorn St. beats Jackson St. 48-33

JACKSON, Miss. -- John Gibbs Jr. threw for 275 yards and three touchdowns as Alcorn State finished their season with a 48-33 win over Jackson State Saturday.

Alcorn State (9-3, 7-2 SWAC) used a 24-point second quarter to jump out to a 31-3 halftime lead, and Jackson St. (8-3, 8-1) never recovered. After throwing a 15-yard touchdown to Jordan Payne in the first quarter, Gibbs Jr. hit Tollette George for a 13-yard score to give the Braves a 14-0 lead.

After the team's traded field goals, Alcorn State's Quinton Cantue intercepted Clayton Moore's pass and returned it for a touchdown. Arnold Walker's 13-yard scoring run pushed the lead to 31-3.

Clayton Moore led Jackson State with 269 yards passing and a touchdown to go along with 63 yards on the ground. He also threw three interceptions.

Jackson State will be playing in the SWAC championship game on Dec. 7.

NCAAF News

2015 Southwestern Athletic Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Alcorn State7-29-4
Alabama State5-46-5
Alabama A&M3-63-8
Jackson State3-63-8
Mississippi Valley State1-81-10
TEAMCONFOVR
Grambling State9-09-3
Prairie View A&M8-18-2
Southern6-36-5
Texas Southern2-73-7
Arkansas-Pine Bluff1-82-9