Scores

Final

Morehead State 7

(0-1, 0-1 away)

James Madison 48

(1-0, 1-0 home)

6:00 PM ET, September 4, 2010

Bridgeforth Stadium, Harrisonburg, VA

1 2 3 4 T
MORE 0 0 0 77
JMU 14 20 14 048

Top Performers

Passing: D. Dudzik (JMU) - 189 YDS, 2 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: J. Sullivan (JMU) - 11 CAR, 65 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: K. Long (JMU) - 3 REC, 112 YDS, 2 TD

James Madison 48, Morehead St. 7

Associated Press

HARRISONBURG, Va. -- James Madison opened the season with an impressive 48-7 victory over Morehead State on Saturday night.

The Dukes dominated play from the opening whistle as they outgained the Eagles on offense by 331 yards and held Morehead State quarterback Zach Lewis to just 85 yards passing.

James Madison senior quarterback Drew Dudzik threw for 189 and two touchdowns while running for two more scores.

Dudzik got the Dukes on the board early with a 1-yard touchdown run that capped off a nine-play, 63-yard drive on the first offensive possession of the game.

The Dukes followed with a five-play, 37-yard drive to take a 14-0 lead.

Touchdown passes of 46 and 19 yards to James Madison wideout Kerby Long made the Dukes' lead 41-0.

A 1-yard touchdown run from sophomore tailback Lee Reynolds with 2:48 remaining in the third quarter ended the scoring for the Dukes.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MORE
JMU
1st Downs624
Total Yards152483
Passing85189
Rushing67294
Penalties4-259-75
3rd Down Conversions3-145-13
4th Down Conversions0-12-3
Turnovers54
Possession26:2033:40

Passing Leaders

Morehead StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Lewis12/24853.502
James MadisonC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Dudzik8/1518912.621

Rushing Leaders

Morehead StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Stanley11464.2111
Cox7152.106
James MadisonCARYDSAVGTDLG
Yancey16664.1016
Anderson12665.5023

Receiving Leaders

Morehead StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
McDermott11818.0018
Morgan3175.700
James MadisonRECYDSAVGTDLG
Long311237.3247
Scott23517.5023

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMOREJMU
TD10:33Drew Dudzik 1 Yd Run (Ben Hopewell Kick) 07
TD07:24Drew Dudzik 8 Yd Run (Ben Hopewell Kick) 014
SECOND QUARTERMOREJMU
FG13:42Ben Hopewell 26 Yd 017
FG10:20Ben Hopewell 28 Yd 020
TD07:04Jamal Sullivan 2 Yd Run (Ben Hopewell Kick) 027
TD03:11Kerby Long 46 Yd Pass From Drew Dudzik (Ben Hopewell Kick) 034
THIRD QUARTERMOREJMU
TD12:49Kerby Long 19 Yd Pass From Drew Dudzik (Ben Hopewell Kick) 041
TD02:48Lee Reynolds 1 Yd Run (Ben Hopewell Kick) 048
FOURTH QUARTERMOREJMU
TD03:03Blake Stanley 4 Yd Run (Ryan Ullrich Kick) 748