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Maine's Chris Treister scored the two-point conversion in overtime to win the game for the Black Bears.

Sunday CAAFB Quarterback: Conference Race Starting to Heat Up

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          Release: 10/09/2011
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Below is complete coverage from around CAA Football this past weekend.  Scroll to find various links, photos, videos and more from the action this past weekend.  Be sure to visit The CAA Football Pressbox for more video links as well as updated stats following yesterday's games.  You can also logon to CAA Football's YouTube Channel for a playlist including most of the videos shown below.

New Hampshire took care of business at home against Villanova.  Maine showed guts going for two and getting it on the road for an overtime-win at James Madison.  Towson's kicker propelled the Tigers to their first-ever 2-0 start in CAA Football.  Delaware shutout the Tribe for the first time in 14 years.  Old Dominion got its first-ever CAA Foootball road win.  Massachusetts cleaned up the league's non-conference season with a victory.

One writer has called the league race Crazy, Astonishing and Agonizing. There is still a lot of football left to be played, but the league race is certainly going to be exciting if Saturday's games provided any indication.

Below is a look at each contest from yesterday as told in recaps, boxscores, photo galleries and loads of video highlights.



New Hampshire got a great defensive effort pressuring Villanova's QB and its offense was spectacular thanks to Kevin Decker, winning 47-17:  New Hampshire Recap | Villanova Recap | Boxscore | Photo Gallery





Old Dominion came from behind at Rhode Island to get its first-ever conference road win, 31-23:  Old Dominion Recap | Rhode Island Recap | Boxscore | Old Dominion Postgame Comments | Rhode Island Photo Gallery






Maine went for two in overtime on the road top James Madison in an exciting CAA Football contest, 25-24:  Maine Recap | James Madison Recap | Boxscore






Delaware shutout William and Mary for the first time in 14 years, topping the Tribe 21-0:  Delaware Recap | William and Mary RecapBoxscore







Towson moved to 2-0 in CAA Football for the first time ever after edging Richmond 31-28 on a last-second field goal:  Towson Recap | Richmond Recap | Boxscore










Massachusetts used two big plays late in the game to top Central Connecticut State at home, 42-26:  Recap | Boxscore | Photo Gallery