JACKSON, Miss. -- Casey Therriault threw for four touchdowns and Jackson State routed Mississippi Valley State 43-7 on Saturday night.
Therriault had 374 yards on 33-for-50 passing, helping the Tigers (3-1, 1-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference) gain 460 yards of total offense.
Therriault started the scoring early on a 5-yard pass to Marcellos Wilder with 11:44 left in the first quarter.
The Delta Devils struggled offensively, gaining just 219 yards and converting only 2 of 15 third downs.
Ryan Rich put the Tigers up 36-7 on a 74-yard interception return for a touchdown late in the third quarter.
Hughes led the Delta Devils with 136 yards and a touchdown on 5-for-19 passing.