PV A&M 7

(2-7, 1-7 SWAC)

Jackson State 31

(6-4, 5-3 SWAC)

3:00 PM ET, November 11, 2006

Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium, Jackson, MS

1 2 3 4 T
PV 0 7 0 07
JKST 0 10 14 731

Top Performers

Passing: J. Oliver (JKST) - 163 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: C. Harris (PV) - 12 CAR, 48 YDS

Receiving: C. Johnson (JKST) - 3 REC, 121 YDS, 2 TD

Jackson St. 31, Prairie View 7

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- Jimmy Oliver passed for two touchdowns and Dorian Smith ran for two more scores to lead Jackson State to its first winning season in three years with a 31-7 victory over Prairie View on Saturday.

Jackson State (6-4, 5-3 Southwestern Athletic Conference) also broke a three-game losing streak after winning its first four conference games under first-year head coach Rick Comegy.

Oliver's 41-yard touchdown pass to Christopher Johnson and Eric Perri's 26-yard field goal in the second quarter gave Jackson State a 10-7 lead at the half.

Smith, a true freshman, scored on runs of 2 and 25 yards in the third quarter as Jackson State dealt Prairie View its sixth straight lost.

Oliver and Johnson connected on a 67-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter.

Prairie View, (2-7, 1-7) managed only 65 yards of total offense, while Jackson State accumulated 340 yards.