Posted: 12/19/2013 - After a furious challenge in regulation and a strong effort in overtime by James Madison women’s basketball, Vanderbilt guard Christina Foggie hit a game-tying 3-pointer and assisted on the go-ahead layup 27 seconds later in the first overtime period to help the Commodores hold off the Dukes for an 89-85 victory at the JMU Convocation Center Wednesday evening.
Posted: 12/18/2013 - Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher, one of the most durable players in NFL history, says there's a "99 percent" chance he'll retire at the end of the season.
Posted: 12/16/2013 - Bridgewater College turned in its best shooting performance of the season Monday afternoon to defeat Averett University, 94-85, in non-conference men's basketball action.
Updated: 12/16/2013 - Monday night's high school basketball scores as reported to WHSV and the Associated Press.
Posted: 12/15/2013 - Desmond Trufant deflected Kirk Cousins' pass on a potential winning 2-point conversion with 18 seconds remaining, and the Atlanta Falcons edged the Washington Redskins 27-26 on Sunday.
Updated: 12/14/2013 - The Runnin Royals had their chances against nationally recognized North Central (Ill.) Saturday afternoon, but couldn't keep the Cardinals off the offensive glass in suffering a tough 70-68 loss at the Don Glick Classic. James Williams (Capitol Heights, Md./Archbishop Carroll) narrowly missed what would have been a game-winning three pointer at the buzzer, as Eastern Mennonite heads into a long Christmas break with a record of 5-4.
Posted: 12/14/2013 - Redshirt junior center Lauren Okafor (Hamden, Conn./Hopkins School (Providence)) recorded her first career double-double to pace three Dukes in double figures as the James Madison women’s basketball team defeated Prairie View A&M in game one of the St. John’s Chartwells Holiday Classic in Queens, N.Y., on Saturday.
Updated: 12/13/2013 - The EMU basketball men shot 58% and outscored Virginia Intermont 48-22 in the second half Friday night, running away with an 85-56 win to open play at the Don Glick Classic hosted by Bridgewater College. The Royals improve to 5-3 with the decision as they prepare for North Central (Ill.) on the final day of the Classic.
Posted: 12/12/2013 - Former James Madison right-handed pitcher Kevin Munson (Roanoke, Va./Cave Spring) moved one step closer to becoming the program’s 13th Major Leaguer on Thursday as the Philadelphia Phillies selected him in the MLB Rule V Draft on the final day of the 2013 Winter Meetings at Walt Disney World.
Posted: 12/12/2013 - Mike Shanahan called it a "circus atmosphere."
Posted: 12/09/2013 - Mike Shanahan is still the coach of the Washington Redskins, but Robert Griffin III might not be the starting quarterback this week.
Posted: 12/08/2013 - For the just the second time in program history - and the first time in 67 seasons - Virginia Tech is headed to El Paso, Texas, for a postseason football bowl game.
Posted: 12/08/2013 - The Kansas City Chiefs scored early and often Sunday, breaking a three-game losing streak with a 45-10 embarrassment of the Washington Redskins.
Posted: 12/08/2013 - Joe Flacco threw a 9-yard touchdown pass to rookie Marlon Brown with 4 seconds left, capping a flurry of scores on an icy field and giving the Baltimore Ravens a 29-26 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.