Jacksonville St. runs past Jacksonville 48-13

The Associated Press

JACKSONVILLE. Ala. (AP) -- Troymaine Pope rushed for three touchdowns and was one of four players to rush for more than 100 yards as Jacksonville State beat Jacksonville 48-13 on Saturday night.

Pope had a game-leading 160 on 16 carries. Miles Jones ran 20 times for 138 yards, Eli Jenkins finished with 128 and DaMarcus James ran for 105. Jenkins and James each ran had touchdown runs as Jacksonville State finished with 568 in total offense, including 523 rushing yards.

The Gamecocks scored 30 consecutive points on six straight drives to end the second quarter and into the third, including a 30-yard interception return for a touchdown by Pierre Warren.

Jacksonville's Kade Bell threw for 242 yards and one touchdown. Dorian Guy had five receptions for 84 yards and a touchdown. The Dolphins (0-2) were held to just 123 yards on the ground.

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