Matthew Lowe tallied 12 birdies and one eagle for a one-over par tournament.
Richmond will tee off on Monday morning in Duluth, Ga.
Senior David Germann shot a career-low round of five-under 66.
First round action begins at 8:30 a.m. at Guyan Golf & Country Club.
Richmond will play in four tournaments in the fall and five in the spring.
Miller teed off on Thursday after in the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club.
Rising sophomore Matthew Lowe won the prestigious Cardinal Amateur Golf Championship.