LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Corwin Acker ran for two touchdowns and James Madison broke a fourth-quarter tie to beat Liberty 24-10 on Saturday night.
With the game tied 10-10 in the fourth quarter, Acker scored on runs of 65 and 13 yards to help the Dukes (2-1) pull away. Jamal Sullivan added 93 yards rushing and scored on a 5-yard run in the second quarter as James Madison built a 10-7 lead.
The Dukes rushed for 301 yards and passed only eight times for 47 yards with two interceptions.
Liberty (2-2) scored its only touchdown on a 1-yard run by Tommy Beecher. The Dukes intercepted Beecher twice and recovered a fumble.