Posted: 08/30/2014 - The Dukes trailed 24-0 at halftime as Maryland QB C.J. Brown scored three rushing touchdowns.
Posted: 08/30/2014 - The Dukes trailed 24-0 at halftime as Maryland QB C.J. Brown scored three rushing touchdowns.
Updated: 08/09/2014 - Three weeks from Saturday, JMU will take the field for its season opener at Maryland. The process of getting there comes with a lot of milestones, and Saturday was no different as the Dukes put on pads and began two-a-day sessions for the first time during camp.
Posted: 08/05/2014 - JMU football is only in day two of practice for the 2014 season. In fact, by the time the Dukes take the field in College Park, Maryland for their season opener, the team will have practiced 29 times, with the goal of just becoming a better football team than they are now.
Updated: 08/04/2014 - Everett Withers and his staff have been busy in their first off-season at JMU, bringing a new focus and drive to the program to which even veteran players had to get adjusted.
Posted: 07/31/2014 - The offseason for James Madison football saw plenty of changes, not just at the head coaching position, but also at starting quarterback. And the transition in that spot wasn't exactly pretty.
Posted: 07/24/2014 - With the NFL back in the conversation, plenty of college football players are thinking about a possible future in the league, including one JMU senior who is already getting noticed.
Posted: 07/22/2014 - The CAA released its TV schedule for the 2014 football season, including seven James Madison football games.
Updated: 04/27/2014 - Former JMU QB Michael Birdsong announced he's transferring to Marshall via Twitter on Saturday night.
Updated: 04/23/2014 - A James Madison University panel overturned a decision by Dukes' football coach Everett Withers that banned Michael Birdsong from transferring to four non-conference schools.
Updated: 04/14/2014 - James Madison football head coach Everett Withers announced on Monday that rising junior quarterback Michael Birdsong will leave the program following the conclusion of the spring semester.
Updated: 04/04/2014 - Charles Cooke has been released from his scholarship by the JMU men's basketball program.
Posted: 04/30/2014 - James Madison men’s basketball coach Matt Brady announced on Wednesday the signing of transfer All-American guard Winston Grays to a national letter of intent to join the Dukes for the 2014-15 academic year.
Updated: 03/08/2014 - Towson scored a tournament-record 39 points off free throws as James Madison fell 80-71 in the quarterfinal round of the Colonial Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Championship Saturday night in the Baltimore Arena.
Posted: 03/07/2014 - Sophomore guards Charles Cooke (Trenton, N.J./Trenton Catholic) and Andre Nation (Plant City, Fla./Faith Baptist Christian) each represented James Madison with Third Team All-CAA honors as the Colonial Athletic Association held its postseason awards banquet Thursday at the Baltimore Inner Harbor Marriott on the eve of the 2014 CAA Championship at Baltimore Arena.
Updated: 02/28/2014 - JMU Men's Basketball Coach Matt Brady has suspended sophomore guard Andre Nation for failing to comply with the team's academic standards.
Updated: 02/27/2014 - Senior forward Jerrelle Benimon recorded 28 points and 16 rebounds and Towson went 30-for-31 at the free throw line to pull out a 69-66 victory over James Madison in a Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball game on Wednesday night at the JMU Convocation Center.
Posted: 02/19/2014 - Sophomore guard Ron Curry (Pennsauken, N.J./Paul VI) sank a 3-pointer from the top of the arc with 6.5 seconds remaining in overtime to break a tie and lift James Madison to a 63-61 win over Drexel in a Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball game Wednesday night at the Convocation Center.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - Davon Usher scored 34 points and Delaware defeated James Madison 81-65 on Wednesday night.
Posted: 02/10/2014 - Sophomore guard Ron Curry (Pennsauken, N.J./Paul VI) tallied 20 points and six assists and James Madison countered Hofstra’s 18-0 second-half run to pull out a 59-53 victory in a Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball game on Monday night at the JMU Convocation Center.
Posted: 02/08/2014 - Sixth-year senior guard Chris Fouch scored 26 points, including 19 in the second half as Drexel used a 21-4 second-half charge to claim a 78-60 Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball win over James Madison on Saturday afternoon at the Daskalakis Athletic Center.
Updated: 04/15/2014 - JMU senior Guard Kirby Burkholder announced via Twitter she has signed a contract with the WNBA's Washington Mystics.
Posted: 06/19/2014 - Over two months ago, Kirby Burkholder was talking about how nice it would be to stay close to home if she earned a spot with the Washington Mystics.
Posted: 06/17/2014 - The last time we spoke to Kirby Burkholder was back in April. The former JMU basketball star was a free agent who signed a contract with the Washington Mystics.
Posted: 05/21/2014 - James Madison women’s basketball standout Kirby Burkholder (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) signed a contract to play professionally in the Italian women’s league, Tuesday. She signed with Azzurra Orvieto of the Italian A1 League based in Orvieto, Italy.
Updated: 03/23/2014 - The James Madison women's basketball team upset sixth-seeded Gonzaga 72-63 to advance to the Round of 32.
Updated: 03/18/2014 - After winning its third Colonial Athletic Association Championship in the last five seasons, 11th-seeded James Madison women’s basketball travels to College Station, Texas to face sixth-seeded Gonzaga in the First Round of the NCAA Division I Championship as a part of the Lincoln Regional, the NCAA announced today. The game will be played on Sunday, March 23 with tipoff scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Eastern time.
Updated: 03/16/2014 - Top-seeded James Madison women’s basketball is headed to the NCAA tournament after the Dukes defeated two-time defending champion Delaware 70-45 in Sunday’s Colonial Athletic Association championship game at the Show Place Arena in Upper Marlboro, Md.
Posted: 03/15/2014 - Top-seeded James Madison women’s basketball plays for the Colonial Athletic Association championship title on Sunday after downing fourth-seeded Drexel 55-43 in Saturday’s semifinal round. The Dukes upped their record to 27-5 overall while the Dragons finished the regular season 15-16.
Updated: 03/14/2014 - Top-seeded James Madison women’s basketball shot 46 percent from the field, including 54.2 percent in the second half as it won its Colonial Athletic Association Quarterfinal game against ninth-seeded UNCW 69-56 at the Show Place Arena in Upper Marlboro, Md., Friday.
Posted: 03/10/2014 - James Madison senior guard Kirby Burkholder (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) is the Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday. This is the seventh time this season the senior has garnered the league’s weekly honor.
Posted: 05/20/2014 - Seniors Matt Tenaglia (Doylestown, Pa./Central Bucks East), Ty McFarland (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) and Tyler Gregory (Dothan, Ala./Houston Academy) each collected First Team All-CAA recognition at the Colonial Athletic Association baseball awards banquet held at UNCW’s Burney Center on Tuesday evening.
Updated: 07/11/2014 - Jake Lowery knows what it's like to face a fastball, especially after getting hit in the face by one back in April.
Posted: 06/06/2014 - James Madison senior third baseman Ty McFarland (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) was selected by the New York Yankees in the 10th round with the 302nd overall pick in the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft on Friday evening.
Posted: 05/21/2014 - Nick Berger struck out 10 in a complete-game four hitter to lead Northeastern to a 3-1 victory over James Madison in a Colonial Athletic Association tournament elimination game on Wednesday night at Brooks Field.
Updated: 05/13/2014 - Travis Burnette drove in five runs and Longwood jumped out to an 8-0 lead through three innings to defeat James Madison 13-7 in non-conference baseball on Tuesday night at Buddy Bolding Stadium.
Posted: 05/17/2014 - Junior right-hander Patrick Toohers (Florham Park, N.J./Seton Hall Prep) took a shutout into the eighth inning and James Madison survived a late Delaware rally to win its season finale 7-5 on Saturday at Bob Hannah Stadium and clinch a spot in next week’s Colonial Athletic Association tournament.
Updated: 05/15/2014 - Delaware compiled 31 hits and posted a five-run inning in each game to claim a pair of wins, 11-5 and 13-9, over James Madison to open the final Colonial Athletic Association baseball series of the season on Thursday afternoon at Bob Hannah Stadium.
Posted: 05/11/2014 - Northeastern jumped out to a 7-0 lead after two innings on its way to a 17-1 win over James Madison to clinch the Colonial Athletic Association baseball series on Sunday at Veterans Memorial Park.
Updated: 05/02/2014 - Clemson starter Zack Erwin turned in a complete game shutout and the Tigers pulled away with four runs in the eighth inning to complete an 8-0 victory over James Madison on Friday night at Doug Kingsmore Stadium.
Updated: 05/10/2014 - Northeastern struck for all eight of its runs in the final three innings and got a complete game from Chris Carmain in an 8-4 win over James Madison in the middle game of a Colonial Athletic Association baseball series on Saturday night at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.
Posted: 05/29/2014 - After setting or tying school records for wins, shutouts, saves, innings pitched and strikeouts, James Madison softball sophomore pitcher/first baseman Jailyn Ford (Hot Springs, Va./Bath County) was named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-America Second Team, the organization announced on Wednesday. Ford is the first player in program history to be named a NFCA All-American.
Updated: 05/17/2014 - DePaul shortstop Allie Braden hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the bottom of the sixth inning and left-handed pitcher Kirsten Verdun stranded the tying run on base in the top of the seventh to lift the Blue Demons to a 4-3 win over the James Madison softball team in an elimination game of the NCAA Tournament Lexington Regional, Saturday.
Posted: 05/17/2014 - Kentucky catcher Griffin Joiner hit a go-ahead single in the bottom of the sixth inning to lead No. 14 Kentucky to a 2-1 win over No. 25 James Madison in the winners’ bracket game of the Lexington Regional at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington, Kentucky, Saturday.
Posted: 05/16/2014 - Sophomore pitcher Jailyn Ford (Hot Springs, Va./Bath County) tied her own school record with her 24th win of the season and senior shortstop Caitlin Sandy (Fayetteville, N.C./Jack Britt) smacked a pair of doubles to lead the James Madison softball team to a 6-1 over DePaul in the opening game of the Lexington Regional at John Cropp Stadium on the campus of the University of Kentucky, Friday.
Updated: 05/14/2014 - Eleven players on the JMU softball roster are from Virginia. In fact, everyone on the team is from the United States -- except one player. The lone foreign teammate is from the “Land Down Under”.
Posted: 05/12/2014 - JMU softball is getting ready to be in the national spotlight. The Dukes are headed to Lexington, KY for their regional round.
Updated: 05/12/2014 - After winning their second Colonial Athletic Association championship, the James Madison softball team is traveling to the University of Kentucky to play in the Lexington Regional in the NCAA Tournament opening round. The Dukes take on DePaul in its opening game on Friday, May 16 at 5 p.m. in the Bluegrass State.
Posted: 05/09/2014 - Junior right-hander Heather Kiefer (Potomac Falls, Va./Potomac Falls) tossed six innings of shutout relief as the James Madison softball team won its second Colonial Athletic Association Championship, knocking off fourth-seeded Towson, 4-0, at Veterans Memorial Park, Friday.
Updated: 05/08/2014 - Sophomore pitcher Jailyn Ford (Hot Springs, Va./Bath County) twirled a one-hit shutout and senior shortstop Caitlin Sandy (Fayetteville, N.C./Jack Britt) collected three hits to lead the James Madison softball team to an 8-0 win over Hofstra in the winners' bracket game of the Colonial Athletic Association Championship at Veterans Memorial Park, Thursday.
Posted: 05/07/2014 - Sophomore left-hander Jailyn Ford (Hot Springs, Va./Bath County) tossed her 19th complete game of the season to lead the James Madison softball team to a 3-2 win over Towson in the opening game of the Colonial Athletic Association Championship at Veterans Memorial Park, Wednesday.