TAMPA — Jefferson started slowly with backup quarterback Randall Bradford in for injured Cade Weldon, but the Dragons scored twice in the last minute of the first half to build a 21-0 lead and improved to 3-2.
Key drive: With 31 seconds left in the first half, Noah Pena executed a successful onside kick and on the following play, Randall Bradford connected with Maurice Moore for a 40-yard touchdown.
Star of the game: Salron Montgomery had nine rushes for 78 yards and three touchdowns.
Stat of the game: Leto was only able to complete 31 percent of its passes.
Final word: "It was a short week, we didn't have our starting quarterback. Everything was stacked up against us, obviously our defense played really well, we are proud of how our team bounced back." — Jefferson coach Jeremy Earle on rebounding from a loss on a short week.
Nathan Powell, Times correspondent