JMU decimates NSU
Dukes explode for five touchdowns in second quarter
HARRISONBURG — Bryan Schor passed for two touchdowns and ran for another as James Madison beat Norfolk State 75-14 on Saturday.
Schor had 149 yards passing for the Dukes (30). Trai Sharp ran for 130 yards and had one rushing and one receiving touchdown. Marcus Marshall ran for two scores. The Dukes amassed 728 total yards while holding Norfolk State to just 91 yards. The 728 yards were 1 shy of the record 729 JMU put up against SMU in 2015. The yardage margin (637) was the largest in the Dukes’ 46-year history.
James Madison scored five touchdowns in the second quarter after taking a 9-0 lead in the first. Schor scored on an 8-yard run and on a 29yard strike to John Miller, stretching it to 23-7. Sharp and Taylor Woods ran for back-to-back touchdowns, and Schor threw a 17-yard scoring pass to Sharp to make it 44-7 at halftime.
Nhyre Quinerly recovered a Schor fumble early in the second quarter and ran 33 yards for Norfolk State’s only first-half score.
Juwan Carter (Highland Springs) and Tripp Harrington combined for 48 yards passing for the Spartans (0-3).