JACKSON, Miss. -- Tim Buckley threw two first-quarter touchdown passes and Alcorn State made them stand up in a 14-7 victory over Jackson State in both team's season finale on Saturday.
The Braves (3-6, 3-4 Southwestern Athletic Conference) held Jackson State (3-7, 3-4) to minus-12 yards rushing. The Tigers also committed 16 penalties for 162 yards.
Rutland threw a 38-yard touchdown pass to Anthony Mayes with 1:58 left in the first half.
Arnold Walker led Alcorn State with 99 yards on 28 carries.