Stockstill was 23 of 29 for 336 yards for the Blue Raiders. Jeremiah Bryson rushed for two scores and Jordan Parker and Ruben Garnett each ran for a touchdown. A blocked Jackson State field goal resulting in a touchdown return by Jamarcus Howard and a 75-yard interception return by D.J. Sanders closed out the scoring for Middle Tennessee.
With Middle Tennessee up by 21 and no time remaining before the break, Howard returned a blocked Jackson State field goal 63 yards for another score and the Blue Raiders had a 42-14 halftime advantage.
LaMontiez Ivy had 264 yards and two touchdowns for the Tigers.