NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) _ Mikheal Ricks hauled in touchdown passes of 77 and 50 yards Thursday night to lead Stephen F. Austin to a 35-17 victory over West Texas A&M.

Quarterback Peyton Jones threw a 77-yard scoring pass to Ricks in the first quarter and quarterback Travis Fallon hit Ricks on a 50-yard scoring toss in the second quarter.

Fallon also connected with Richard Daniels on a 34-yard scoring pass in the closing seconds of the second quarter to give SFA a 21-7 halftime lead.

Fallon completed 7-13 passes for 156 and Jones hit 8-11 for 92 yards for the Lumberjacks.

Running back KaRon Coleman threw a 38-yard scoring pass to to Zack Woods in the third quarter and scored on a 17-yard run for the Lumberjacks in the fourth quarter.

West Texas quarterback Gary Thomas, who hit 8-10 passes for 114 yards, connected with Kory Jones on a 39-yard scoring play in the fourth quarter.