Houston excited to be new coach at JMU
January 19, 2016
HARRISONBURG – Mike Houston had no intentions of leaving The Citadel, where he was the head football coach the last two years, before he heard about the James Madison University opening. But as he took a look around the campus at JMU on Monday he knew Harrisonburg was where he needed to be.
Central looks to avenge only loss
January 19, 2016
Central girls basketball coach Bryan Scott is hoping the Falcons are a better team now than when they played George Mason for the first time this season back on Dec. 16.
JMU hires Houston as football coach
January 18, 2016
James Madison University hired Mike Houston as its new football head coach on Monday, Director of Athletics Jeff Bourne announced in a press release.
JMU starts search for new coach
January 7, 2016
HARRISONBURG — The search for a new JMU head football coach will be quick but thorough.
Withers leaves JMU for Texas State
January 6, 2016
James Madison University is looking for a new head football coach again.
Year in Review: Another memorable year for local sports
December 28, 2015
The past year in local sports has been yet another successful one. Championships were won, national events were held in the area, big college decisions were made, and many coaching changes were made at all levels of local sports.
Future still bright for JMU football
December 7, 2015
HARRISONBURG — The football season didn’t end the way James Madison University wanted it to, but a young Dukes’ squad still had plenty of reasons to be optimistic about the future.
Dukes fall to Raiders in playoffs
December 6, 2015
HARRISONBURG — James Madison University had the match-up it wanted.
Dukes face tough challenge from Colgate in playoffs
December 5, 2015
HARRISONBURG – James Madison University’s football team has a tough challenge ahead of it when it takes on Colgate University today.
Dukes excited to face Colgate
November 30, 2015
HARRISONBURG – James Madison University head football coach Everett Withers wants his team to look at the season as two different seasons.
JMU seniors proud of accomplishments
November 24, 2015
HARRISONBURG — James Madison University has only 10 seniors on this year’s squad, but most of them have had a very eventful four or five years.
JMU notebook: Dukes thankful to have bye week
November 23, 2015
HARRISONBURG –James Madison University senior Dominick Richards had one big wish after Saturday’s victory over Villanova — to be able to go home for Thanksgiving.
Dukes top Wildcats, earn playoff bye
November 22, 2015
HARRISONBURG — James Madison University scored in many different ways on Saturday.
Plenty at stake for Dukes, Wildcats
November 21, 2015
HARRISONBURG – James Madison University still has plenty to play for when it hosts Villanova University at noon today for senior day.
Withers happy with JMU’s effort in victory over Delaware
November 16, 2015
HARRISONBURG — James Madison University head football coach Everett Withers wasn’t happy with how his team played against Delaware in Saturday’s 24-21 victory, but he was happy with how his team competed.
Bye week may help Dukes against Blue Hens
November 13, 2015
HARRISONBURG — Having last week off could be a real benefit for James Madison University’s football team as it travel to take on the University of Delaware on Saturday at 3:30 p.m.
Depth will be key for JMU men’s basketball this season
November 10, 2015
HARRISONBURG — James Madison University men’s basketball coach Matt Brady has been waiting patiently to have a team that could run a full court man-to-man press successfully and this year he’s finally got it.
James Madison University women look to move on without Hall
November 10, 2015
HARRISONBURG — Kenny Brooks had a plan, a vision of what his team would look like this season. Then a week before the preseason started — everything changed.
Dukes in good position for November
November 9, 2015
HARRISONBURG – James Madison University head football coach Everett Withers wanted his team to have something to play for in November, and now the Dukes are in that position.
Despite losses, Withers staying positive with Dukes
November 3, 2015
Even though James Madison University has lost two games in a row, head football coach Everett Withers is staying very positive about where his young team is at.