James Madison 20, E. Kentucky 17

Cameron Starke kicked a 35-yard field goal as time expired to

lift James Madison to a 20-17 win over Eastern Kentucky in the

first round of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs


James Madison (8-4) rallied from a 17-10 deficit in the fourth

quarter. Jordan Anderson capped a 76-yard drive with a 24-yard

touchdown run to tie the game at 17 with 10:01 remaining. Anderson

scored two touchdowns, the first on a 1-yard run to give James

Madison a 7-0 lead with 13:55 left in the first half.

The Dukes, who have won three straight games, will face North

Dakota State in the second round of the FBS playoffs Dec. 3.

James Madison called 68 running plays and dominated possession

40:30 to 19:30.

H.B. Banjoman ran for two touchdowns while Matt Denham rushed

for 125 yards for the Colonels (7-5), who won six of their last

seven regular-season games.