James Madison pulls away in 38-14 win over CCSU
Michael Birdsong had three touchdowns in the first half as James
Madison coasted to a 38-14 win over Central Connecticut State
The Dukes led 21-7 at half after dual-threat quarterback
Birdsong ran for two touchdowns and passed for a third.
James Madison pulled away in the third quarter on two big plays:
a 54-yard punt return touchdown by Dae’Quan Scott and a 51-yard
interception return for a score by Taylor Reynolds.
Scott had 15 carries for 120 yards for the Dukes.
Birdsong was 10 for 18 with 115 yards passing and 55 on the
CCSU’s Andrew Clements completed 10 of his 24 attempts for 127
yards with a touchdown, but was intercepted twice.
James Madison’s ground game piled up 247 yards on the ground and
accumulated 362 offensive yards.