Scores

Final

James Madison 10

(5-4, 3-3 CAA)

New Hampshire 28

(7-2, 5-1 CAA)

12:00 PM ET, November 5, 2011

Cowell Stadium, Durham, NH

1 2 3 4 T
JMU 10 0 0 010
UNH 18 7 0 328

Top Performers

Passing: K. Decker (UNH) - 186 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: D. Peters (UNH) - 16 CAR, 87 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: B. Barlow (JMU) - 4 REC, 44 YDS, 1 TD

New Hampshire 28, James Madison 10

Associated Press

DURHAM, N.H. -- Dontra Peters scored two touchdowns and New Hampshire's defense held James Madison scoreless for the final three quarters in the Wildcats' 28-10 win on Saturday.

Peters, who finished with 87 yards on 16 carries, opened the scoring with a 3-yard touchdown run that was followed by a 2-point conversion to give New Hampshire (7-2, 5-1 Colonial Athletic Association) an early 8-0 lead. Peters then capped a nine-play, 75-yard drive with a 9-yard run to give the Wildcats a 25-10 lead with 11:22 left in the second quarter.

New Hampshire's defense took over from there, forcing a James Madison (5-4, 3-3) punt or turnover on each of the Bulldogs' final 10 possessions.

Mike MacArthur kicked a 21-yard field goal to create to final margin.

The Wildcats' defense recorded five sacks, seven tackles for loss and two interceptions. They were led by Matt Evans, who finished with 17 tackles.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
JMU
UNH
1st Downs1420
Total Yards295330
Passing159186
Rushing136144
Penalties8-734-19
3rd Down Conversions4-166-15
4th Down Conversions0-20-0
Turnovers32
Possession28:0131:59

Passing Leaders

James MadisonC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Edwards18/311595.112
New HampshireC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Decker21/311866.011

Rushing Leaders

James MadisonCARYDSAVGTDLG
Scott131118.5056
Anderson13503.8012
New HampshireCARYDSAVGTDLG
Peters16875.4223
Setian8394.9026

Receiving Leaders

James MadisonRECYDSAVGTDLG
Long55010.0015
Barlow44411.0114
New HampshireRECYDSAVGTDLG
Harris35117.0020
Orlando4328.0017

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERJMUUNH
TD13:24Dontra Peters 3 Yd Run (Kevin Decker Pass To Chris Setian For Two-Point Conversion) 08
FG10:59Cameron Starke 25 Yd 38
FG07:38Mike MacArthur 36 Yd 311
TD03:39Brian Barlow 14 Yd Pass From Jace Edwards (Cameron Starke Kick) 1011
TD00:54Sean Cullen 19 Yd Pass From Kevin Decker (Mike Macarthur Kick) 1018
SECOND QUARTERJMUUNH
TD11:22Dontra Peters 9 Yd Run (Mike Macarthur Kick) 1025
FOURTH QUARTERJMUUNH
FG02:06Mike MacArthur 21 Yd 1028