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Miami vs. Virginia 2012 score update: Cavaliers lead Hurricanes 28-24

Offensive play dominated the first half in Virginia, as the Virginia Cavaliers lead the Miami Hurricanes at halftime, 28-24.

Virginia's dual quarterback attack has been successful against Miami. Michael Rocco is 11-of-12 passing for 166 yards and two touchdowns, while Phillip Sims is 4-of-6 passing for 32 yards.

Miami quarterback Stephen Morris has also played well in the first half. Morris is 11-of-13 passing for 109 yards and a touchdown.

Miami running back Duke Johnson rushed six times for 86 yards, including a 52 yard run. Johnson's biggest contribution so far came on special teams, when Johnson returned a kickoff 95 yards for a touchdown.

Johnson also was involved in some trickeration, as the running back threw an 8-yard touchdown pass to Allen Hurns, giving Miami its first points of the game early in the first quarter.

Miami's defense has been unable to stop Virginia on third down so far, as the Cavaliers are a perfect 5-for-5 on third down conversions.

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