2 - Jay McDowell
Jay McDowell
Height: 6-2
Weight: 190
Year: So.
Hometown: Covington, La.
High School: Covington HS
Position: QB
gp 10
yds 855
td 5
yds/g 85.5

2012 - McDowell played in seven games at quarterback as a true freshman completing 8-of-15 passes for 152 yards while rushing 22 times for 172 yards and a touchdown. Passed for a season-high 110 yards on 6-of-11 passing at Lindenwood. Rushed for a season-high 106 yards on 9 carries in Southern's homecoming victory over South Dakota School of Mines, including a 80-yard touchdown run, a season-long run by a Lion. Rushed for 40 yards while passing for 37 yards in Lion debut at Central Missouri.

Prior to Southern - McDowell comes to Southern after helping lead Covington (La.) High School to a 7-4 record this past season and a trip to the Louisiana State High School Playoffs ... this past season, McDowell rushed for 498 yards and threw for 356 yards ... in his career, he has 908 yards passing and 1062 yards rushing at Covington ... an All-District selection at quarterback and athlete, he was a team captain and named his team's Offensive MVP ... He was also named one of the Top 100 players by LA Magazine.

Recent Games
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7
Nov 2 Lindenwood
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21
Statistics category Overall Conf
Completions 49 44
Attempts 87 79
Completion % 56.3% 55.7%
Yards 855 692
Yards per game 85.5 86.5
Yards per attempt 9.8 8.8
Touchdowns 5 3
Interceptions 3 3
Sacks 8 6
Yards lost 29 26
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 10 11 90.9% 232 21.1 2 0 1 6
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 3 5 60.0% 38 7.6 0 0 0 0
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 4 5 80.0% 51 10.2 0 0 0 0
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 7 19 36.8% 146 7.7 0 0 1 1
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 5 10 50.0% 69 6.9 0 1 0 0
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 3 6 50.0% 125 20.8 2 0 1 1
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 10 17 58.8% 113 6.6 0 2 1 5
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 1 3 33.3% 0 0.0 0 0 3 14
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 2 2 100.0% 38 19.0 0 0 1 2
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 4 9 44.4% 43 4.8 1 0 0 0
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 15 121 8.1 40 2 - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 14 62 4.4 25 1 1 0
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 5 25 5.0 19 0 - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 15 68 4.5 25 1 - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 21 225 10.7 63 1 1 0
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 14 95 6.8 35 0 - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 9 63 7.0 26 1 - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 15 -16 -1.1 4 0 2 1
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 11 26 2.4 8 1 - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 23 119 5.2 26 2 2 1
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 - - - - - 1 0
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 - - - - - 1 0
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 - - - - - 2 1
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 - - - - - 2 1
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 1 121 - - - 121
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 1 62 - - - 62
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 1 25 - - - 25
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 1 68 - - - 68
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 1 225 - - - 225
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 1 95 - - - 95
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 1 63 - - - 63
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 1 -16 - - - -16
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 1 26 - - - 26
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 1 119 - - - 119
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 12 2 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 6 1 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 0 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 6 1 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 6 1 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 0 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 6 1 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 0 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 6 1 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 12 2 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
Total 10 49 87 56.3% 855 85.5 9.8 5 3 61
Conference 8 44 79 55.7% 692 86.5 8.8 3 3 61
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 31 45 68.9% 503 100.6 11.2 2 3 61
Away 5 18 42 42.9% 352 70.4 8.4 3 0 59
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 31 48 64.6% 596 85.1 12.4 5 1 61
Losses 3 18 39 46.2% 259 86.3 6.6 0 2 54

September 4 24 40 60.0% 467 116.8 11.7 2 0 61
October 4 19 36 52.8% 307 76.8 8.5 2 3 59
November 2 6 11 54.5% 81 40.5 7.4 1 0 25
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 142 788 78.8 5.5 9 63 6 2
Conference 8 117 667 83.4 5.7 8 63 6 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 61 460 92.0 7.5 5 63 1 0
Away 5 81 328 65.6 4.0 4 35 5 2
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 103 673 96.1 6.5 7 63 4 1
Losses 3 39 115 38.3 2.9 2 26 2 1

September 4 49 276 69.0 5.6 4 40 1 0
October 4 59 367 91.8 6.2 2 63 3 1
November 2 34 145 72.5 4.3 3 26 2 1
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - -

September 4 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0

Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0

Wins 7 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0

September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -

September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -

September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 788 - - - 788 78.8
Conference 8 667 - - - 667 83.4
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -

Home 5 460 - - - 460 92.0
Away 5 328 - - - 328 65.6
Neutral - - - - - 0 -

Wins 7 673 - - - 673 96.1
Losses 3 115 - - - 115 38.3

August - - - - - 0 -
September 4 276 - - - 276 69.0
October 4 367 - - - 367 91.8
November 2 145 - - - 145 72.5
December - - - - - 0 -
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 54 5.4 9 - - - - - - - - -
Conference 48 6.0 8 - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 30 6.0 5 - - - - - - - - -
Away 24 4.8 4 - - - - - - - - -
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 42 6.0 7 - - - - - - - - -
Losses 12 4.0 2 - - - - - - - - -

August 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
September 24 6.0 4 - - - - - - - - -
October 12 3.0 2 - - - - - - - - -
November 18 9.0 3 - - - - - - - - -
December 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -

August - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
December - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -