The #19 James Madison football team beat CAA rival Richmond 38-31 Saturday at Bridgeforth Stadium.
Former R.E. Lee star Dae'Quan Scott was held to just 42 yards rushing on 13 carries, while Michael Birdsong completed 16-of-23 passes for 262 yards and two touchdowns.
Former Orange County star Quintin Hunter had 54 yards receiving on a team-high five catches.
Former UVa quarterback Michael Strauss completed 41-of-63 passes for 423 yards and for the Spiders.
JMU (5-2, 2-1 CAA) is off next weekend, and travels to face William & Mary October 26th.
Mike Shiers joined the NBC29 News Team as a weekend sports anchor in September of 2009. Email
Sign up to receive NBC29 news and weather updates in your inbox daily.