Southern falls to Alcorn St. after Braves dominate second half

Southern falls to Alcorn St. after Braves dominate second half
Southern Jaguars (Source: Craig Loper/Gray Television)

LORMAN, Miss. (WAFB) - Southern had the lead on Alcorn St. at halftime but the Braves used a second half surge to beat the Jags in Lorman, Miss.

Southern (4-4, 3-1 SWAC) fell 27-13 to Alcorn (6-2, 4-0 SWAC).

RECAP: Southern falls to Alcorn
POST GAME: Dawson Odums on Southern vs Alcorn
POST GAME: Bubba McDaniel on Southern vs Alcorn
POST GAME: Calvin Lunkins on Southern vs Alcorn
POST GAME: Jaylon Brinson on Southern vs Alcorn
POST GAME: Dakavion Champion on Southern vs Alcorn
POST GAME: Jakoby Pappillion on Southern vs Alcorn

Alcorn St. went up 3-0 on a 37-yard field goal. Then, Bubba McDaniel led Southern down the field and capped off the drive with a 2-yard touchdown run. The two-point attempt failed, leaving the Jags up 6-3 at halftime.

The Braves then scored 24 unanswered in the second half on three touchdowns and a field goal to take the 27-6 lead. With 3:26 left in the game, Ladarius Skelton connected with Hunter Register on a 12-yard touchdown to make it 27-13.

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