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Eastern Washington defeats Portland State 50-17

Oct 31, 2010 - 3:45 AM PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Taiwan Jones rushed for 199 yards and three touchdowns as Eastern Washington defeated Portland State 50-17 on Saturday night.

Jones, who entered the game as the leading rusher in the Big Sky Conference, pushed his season rushing total to 1,078 yards. He scored on runs of 71, 65 and 2 yards en route to a 198-yard first half as the Eagles (7-2, 6-1) opened a 28-10 lead.

With 33 receiving yards, Jones outgained Portland State (2-6, 1-4) 231-227 in the first two quarters. He has 10 rushing TDs on the season.

Bo Mitchell was 13 of 23 for 231 yards and two touchdowns passing for Eastern Washington.

Portland State running back Cory McCaffrey had a 33-yard touchdown run.

The Eagles put the game out of reach early in the third quarter, when T.J. Lee recovered a blocked punt in the end zone to make the score 34-10.