Lehigh Fights Hard, But Bolt Of Lightning and James Madison Power Surge Leads to Defeat, 31-28
Going into halftime, all the electricity was on Lehigh's side.
Sophomore CB Brandon Leaks unleashed a powerful hit on scrambling JMU QB Vad Lee, stopping him a yard short of the end-zone pylon and giving Lehigh a 21-10 lead going into halftime.
Momentum was all Lehigh in an incredible first half for the Mountain Hawks.-
Before that lightning came down, that is.
The strike - if there actually was a strike, because I didn't see or hear it - caused a half-hour delay at halftime, despite nothing but blue skies with some clouds at Murray Goodman stadium.
But the lightning gave James Madison, gathering under a tree right before the second half began, the power surge they needed to earn the victory.
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