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Young leads Jacksonville State to 28-23 victory

Sep 25, 2010 - 11:20 PM CHARLESTON, Ill.(AP) -- Jamal Young rushed for a career-high 162 yards and three touchdowns to lead Jacksonville State to a 28-23 victory over Eastern Illinois on Saturday.

The Gamecocks (4-0, 1-0 Ohio Valley), who upset Mississippi to open the season, extended their winning streak to eight games, dating back to last year. They have also won eight straight away from home, the longest active FCS road streak in the country.

Jimmy Potempa led the Panthers (0-4, 0-2) with 101 rushing yards and two touchdowns.

Jacksonville State built a 28-9 lead before Eastern Illinois added two late TDs.

Young, who carried the ball 18 times, scored all of his touchdowns in the second quarter, included one on a run of 76 yards.

Alphonso Freeney scored the Gamecocks' other TD on an 8-yard run in the fourth.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    JACKSONVILLE ST 0 21 0 7 28
    EASTRN ILLINOIS 9 0 0 14 23 FINAL

    Jacksonville State 28, Eastern Illinois 23  FinalSep 25 5:48 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    JACKSONVILLE ST 0 21 0 21
    EASTRN ILLINOIS 9 0 0 9 END, 3RD QTR

    Sep 25 4:53 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    JACKSONVILLE ST 0 21 21
    EASTRN ILLINOIS 9 0 9 HALFTIME

    Jacksonville State 21, Eastern Illinois 9  HalfSep 25 4:28 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    JACKSONVILLE ST 0 0
    EASTRN ILLINOIS 9 9 END, 1ST QTR

    Jacksonville State 0, Eastern Illinois 9  End of 1stSep 25 3:23 PM