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James Madison wins 20th straight with 21-0 victory over UNH

  • James Madison cornerback Jimmy Moreland (6) celebrates with his team after winning an NCAA football game against New Hampshire 21-0, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 in Harrisonburg, Va. (Daniel Lin/Daily News-Record via AP) Daniel Lin

  • James Madison head coach Mike Houston hugs James Madison wide receiver Terrence Alls (7) after winning an NCAA football game against New Hampshire 21-0, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 in Harrisonburg, Va. (Daniel Lin/Daily News-Record via AP) Daniel Lin

  • James Madison safety Jordan Brown (44) attempts to leap over New Hampshire wide receiver Malik Love (1) after intercepting a pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 in Harrisonburg, Va. (Daniel Lin/Daily News-Record via AP) Daniel Lin

  • James Madison head coach Mike Houston watches the scoreboard as the clock winds down during the second half of an NCAA college football game against New Hampshire, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 in Harrisonburg, Va. (Daniel Lin/Daily News-Record via AP) Daniel Lin

  • New Hampshire head coach Sean McDonnell yells at his team during the second half of an NCAA college football game against James Madison, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 in Harrisonburg, Va. (Daniel Lin/Daily News-Record via AP) Daniel Lin

  • James Madison wide receiver Terrence Alls (7) squeezes through New Hampshire linebacker Jared Kuehl (58) and cornerback Prince Smith Jr. (46) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 in Harrisonburg, Va. (Daniel Lin/Daily News-Record via AP) Daniel Lin

  • New Hampshire running back DeUnte Chatman (42) gets taken down by James Madison defenders during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 in Harrisonburg, Va. (Daniel Lin/Daily News-Record via AP) Daniel Lin

  • James Madison running back Trai Sharp (1) gets pulled down by New Hampshire safety Evan Horn (33) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 in Harrisonburg, Va. (Daniel Lin/Daily News-Record via AP) Daniel Lin


Associated Press
Sunday, October 29, 2017

HARRISONBURG, Va. – Bryan Schor threw for two touchdowns to become James Madison’s career leader and the Dukes won their Division I-best 20th straight game, 21-0, over New Hampshire on Saturday.

Schor broke a tie with Vad Lee and Justin Rascati on his first touchdown pass of the game, a 13-yarder to Ishmael Hyman in the second quarter, and now holds the program record with 53.

New Hampshire entered averaging 422 yards per game but was held to just 193 yards, including 27 on the ground.

Trai Sharp had 83 yards on 18 carries for James Madison (8-0, 5-0 Colonial Athletic Association). Clayton Cheatham had a 1-yard TD reception in the second second-quarter and Rashad Robinson returned an interception 82 yards to cap the scoring with 12:25 left in the third.

Kyre Hawkins led the JMU defense with 10 tackles and punter Harry O’Kelly gained 30 yards on a fake in the first quarter.

Trevor Knight went 10-of-25 passing with one interception for New Hampshire (5-3, 3-2).

It was JMU’s first shutout since 2015.