DALLAS, TX -- Glendon McDaniel threw three touchdown passes, two of them in a decisive third quarter and Southern defeated Texas Southern in the State Fair Showdown on Saturday.
Texas Southern's Devin Williams scored on a 14-yard run before McDaniel's 7-yard TD pass to Jordan Davis put Southern ahead by 14 again, 28-14. A 4-yard run by Williams closed out the scoring with 5:57 to go.
McDaniel was 17 of 26 for 252 yards for the Jaguars (4-3, 3-0).
The Jaguars' defense was led by Benjamin Harris and Caleb Carter with seven tackles each. Jakoby Pappillion and Calvin Lunkins had six stops each.
The teams combined for 1,005 yards of offense, 516 for Texas Southern and 489 for Southern.
Southern heads down Highway 61 to face off with the Alcorn State Braves at 2:00 PM, in Lorman, Mississippi. Both teams sit at the top of its division at 3-0.
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