ORLANDO, Fla. -- Former James Madison University right-handed pitcher Kevin Munson was selected by the Philadelphia Phillies selected him in the Major League Baseball Rule 5 draft on the final day of the 2013 Winter Meetings on Thursday.
HARRISONBURG -- James Madison University freshman guard Jackson Kent averaged 12 points and 4.5 rebounds last week in a pair of games in Texas to claim Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Week accolades.
NACOGDOCHES, Texas - E-Tech Lumberjack Classic MVP Desmond Haymon poured in 21 points to lead Stephen F. Austin to a 70-57 victory over James Madison on Saturday evening at SFA's William R. Johnson Coliseum.
NACOGDOCHES, Texas - Jabari Peters capped a career-high 21-point effort with a three-pointer with 11 seconds remaining to lift Sam Houston State to a 77-76 victory over James Madison in the opening game of the E-Tech Lumberjack Classic on Friday night at Stephen F. Austin's William Johnson Coliseum.
PITTSBURGH -- Junior forward Toia Giggetts scored a career-high 23 points, including 13 in the second half, to lead the James Madison University women's basketball team to a 71-61 win over Pittsburgh in the Petersen Events Center on Wednesday evening.
ESTERO, Fla. - James Madison women's basketball fell 79-77 in a heartbreaker to Wright State as the Raiders' KC Elkins scored a 3-point shot at the buzzer for the win. The Dukes finished in fourth place at the Gulf Coast Showcase, held at Germain Arena in Estero, Fla.
HARRISONBURG -- Led by Colonial Athletic Association Defensive Player of the Year Stephon Robertson earning the the top defensive honor for the second straight year, the James Madison University football squad had seven players receive honors from the league's coaches, announced Tuesday by the CAA.
FOREST -- Senior Byron Mitchell and sophomore Andrew Smith led seven Shenandoah University players in earning All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference accolades for football in selections announced Tuesday by the league office.
TOWSON, Md. -The James Madison football team battled throughout but could not overcome a few key plays against them and lost at No. 5/7 Towson, 28-17, Nov. 23. With the season finale loss, the Dukes ended at 6-6 overall and 3-5 in the Colonial Athletic Association, while the Tigers end the regular season at 10-2 and 6-2 in the league.
HARRISONBURG -- Following the program's 2012-13 Colonial Athletic Association championship, the four seniors integral to the achievement plus another recent graduate have each moved on to represent James Madison University among the professional basketball ranks with several seeing early success.