James Madison 31, Towson 17

TOWSON, Md. (AP) -- Raymond Hines rushed for 142 yards and scored
two touchdowns to lead James Madison to a 31-17 victory over Towson
on Saturday.

The win gave the Dukes a share of the Atlantic-10 championship.
James Madison (9-2, 7-1) shares first place with Delaware and
William & Mary.

James Madison took a 7-0 lead when Chris Iorio scored on a
two-yard run. Justin Rascati then tossed a seven-yard touchdown to
Iorio to give the Dukes a 14-0 lead in the game's first five

The Tigers (3-8, 0-8) pulled within 14-10 when Ron Halbruner
kicked a 38-yard field goal and Kerry Miles scored on a one-yard
run with 4:47 left in the first half.

With 34 seconds left in the first half, David Rabil kicked a
29-yard field goal, giving the Dukes a 17-10 lead.

A Tiger turnover on the first play of the third quarter lead to
a seven-yard run by Hines, making the score 24-10.

With 12:11 left in the third quarter, Towson's Andrew Goldbeck
threw a 37-yard touchdown to Andrae Brown to trim the lead to

The Dukes led 31-17 early in the fourth quarter when Hines
scored on an eight-yard run.