HARRISONBURG, Va. -- Andrey Semenov scored 16 points to lead five James Madison players in double figures and the Dukes never trailed in a 79-67 win over Georgia State on Thursday night.
Semenov came off the bench to shoot 4 of 5 from the field and 7 of 8 from the free-throw line for James Madison (14-3, 4-1 Colonial Athletic Association), which has won eight straight.
Denzel Bowles added 12 points, 11 rebounds and five assists.
The Dukes, who led 23-8 early and 32-23 at halftime, had a double-digit advantage most of the second half. The Panthers (8-7, 3-2) got to 71-63 with 1:24 left, but James Madison then hit 8 of 10 free throws.
Javonte Maynor led Georgia State with 14 points.