JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- Jimmy Oliver threw two touchdown passes and helped Jackson State win its first game of the season with a 28-7 victory over Texas Southern on Thursday.
The Tigers (1-2, 1-0 Southwestern Athletic Conference) racked up the team's largest offensive output of the season.
Texas Southern (0-3, 0-3) managed just 30 total yards and turned the ball over five times during a steady downpour as the remains of Hurricane Humberto pushed through central Mississippi.
Johnson added a 75-yard punt return for a touchdown.
Erik Haw's 11-yard touchdown run early in the third quarter put Jackson State ahead 28-0.
Texas Southern's only score came on Brent Wilson's short run late in the third quarter.
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