Jackson State at Arkansas-Pine Bluff

Ark.-Pine Bluff 34, Jackson St. 24


PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) - Dennis Jenkins ran for 154 yards and two touchdowns, helping Arkansas-Pine Bluff defeat Jackson State 34-24 on Saturday night.

Both of his touchdowns came in the first half.

Arkansas-Pine Bluff (4-2, 2-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference) led 27-24 late in the game when Benjamin Anderson connected with Aaron Lagrone on an 8-yard touchdown pass to gain some breathing room with 1:39 left.

Jackson State (2-4, 2-2) had three players rush for 100 or more yards -- Tommy Gooden (104), Rakeem Sims (101) and Clayton Moore (100).

Arkansas-Pine Bluff was ahead 24-14 with 7:47 left in the third quarter when the game was delayed for 40 minutes due to lightning.

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Scoring Summary
ARPBDennis Jenkins 23 yd run (Tyler Strickland kick)
ARPBDezmond Beverly 10 yd pass from Benjamin Anderson (Tyler Strickland kick)
JACKSTTommy Gooden 7 yd run (Ryan Deising kick)
ARPBDennis Jenkins 50 yd run (Tyler Strickland kick)
JACKSTRakeem Sims 5 yd run (Ryan Deising kick)
ARPBTyler Strickland 27 yd FG
JACKSTRyan Deising 26 yd FG
ARPBTyler Strickland 22 yd FG
JACKSTClayton Moore 1 yd run (Ryan Deising kick)
ARPBAaron Lagrone 5 yd pass from Benjamin Anderson (Tyler Strickland kick)
Team Stats
First Downs2215
Third Down Efficiency4-144-14
Fourth Down Efficiency1-40-0
Plays-Net Yards86-42060-293
Passing Yds10130
Kick Return Yds17798
Punt Return Yds73
Time of Poss.34:5025:10
Individual Stats
JACKST: Tommy Gooden 24-104, Rakeem Sims 17-101, Clayton Moore 13-100, Rico Richardson 0-17, Dedric McDonald 5-10, Michael Perkins 1--13
ARPB: Dennis Jenkins 24-154, Benjamin Anderson 7-52, Aaron Lagrone 11-50, Justin Billings 1-7
JACKST: Clayton Moore 8-18-76-0, Dedric McDonald 3-8-25-0
ARPB: Benjamin Anderson 5-17-30-1
JACKST: De Sean McKenzie 3-42, Rico Richardson 3-34, Tommy Gooden 2-12, Zachary Pendleton 2-9, Jarrell Young 1-4
ARPB: Dezmond Beverly 3-23, Aaron Lagrone 1-5, Cody Swain 1-2

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