Jacksonville State tops Eastern Kentucky 20-6
Troymaine Pope scored a 14-yard rushing touchdown with 3:46 remaining to put Jacksonville State up by 14, and then DeBarriaus Miller intercepted Jared McClain on the ensuing drive to seal the win for the Gamecocks.
Pope rushed for 63 yards on six carries, with a long of 34, and Eli Jenkins completed 11 of 29 attempts for 132 yards for Jacksonville State. James' 13-yard touchdown put the Gamecocks up 10-3 at halftime.
Jacksonville State outgained Eastern Kentucky 357-100 on the ground and 489-292 in total offensive.