(0-2, 0-1 away)
(1-1, 1-0 home)
6:00 PM ET, September 8, 2012
E. Claiborne Robins Stadium, RICHMOND, VA
Passing: J. Laub (RICH) - 267 YDS, 2 TD, 1 INT
Rushing: K. Gaskins (RICH) - 13 CAR, 30 YDS, 3 TD
Receiving: B. Edwards (RICH) - 2 REC, 73 YDS, 1 TD
RICHMOND, Va. -- Kendall Gaskins and John Laub had career games as Richmond routed Gardner-Webb 41-8 Saturday night.
Gaskins scored a career-high four touchdowns and Laub had career bests with 267 yards passing and two TDs.
Following an 83-minute rain delay, Gaskins scored on a 1-yard rush in the first quarter, a 5-yard rush and a 5-yard catch in the second and a 1-yard run in the third.
The Spiders (1-1), coming off a loss to Virginia, amassed 439 yards total offense while holding the Runnin' Bulldogs (0-2) to 247 in the schools' first meeting.
Laub was 14 of 24, including a 46-yard pass to Ben Edwards that capped a 17-point first quarter. He also threw one interception.
Richmond, under first-year coach Danny Rocco, won its eighth straight home opener.
Gardner-Webb, which scored on two field goals and a late safety, was led by Kenny Little with 75 yards on 13 carries.