JMU dec­i­mates NSU

Dukes ex­plode for five touch­downs in se­cond quar­ter

Richmond Times-Dispatch Weekend - - College Football - By The Associated Press

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).

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