Third-seeded Drexel held second-seeded JMU scoreless for nine minutes in the second half and defeated the Dukes 50-34 in the second semifinal of the CAA Women’s Basketball Championship, presented by Jani-King, on Saturday afternoon.
James Madison took advantage of 10 walks from UNCW pitchers and broke a 2-2 tie with seven runs in the fourth and five in the fifth en route to a 17-5 win in the opener of a three-game Colonial Athletic Association series on Friday evening at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.
Second-seeded JMU overcame a difficult shooting performance and picked up a 59-48 victory over #7 Towson in the quarterfinals of the CAA Women’s Basketball Championship, presented by Jani-King, on Friday evening at The Show Place Arena.
LaMonte Wade’s bases-loaded triple was the big blow in Maryland’s seven-run fifth inning that broke a tie and gave the visitors a 10-5 victory over JMU in a non-conference baseball game on Wednesday afternoon at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.
The JMU women’s basketball team came within a point of #18 Delaware, but the Dukes fell 61-60 in Colonial Athletic Association action in front of a record crowd Sunday at the Bob Carpenter Center.
JMU struck for nine runs in the third inning and pounded out a season-high 16 hits while four pitchers tossed a three-hitter to win the second game of a baseball doubleheader against Binghamton, 14-1, after dropping the opener 5-1 on Sunday afternoon at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.
Georgia State put four players in double figures and went 17-for-17 on free throws in the second half to stave off James Madison’s rally attempt for a 66-62 decision in a Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball game on Saturday afternoon at the JMU Convocation Center.
JMU stayed in second place in the Colonial Athletic Association women’s basketball standings with a 79-45 win over Towson Thursday evening at the JMU Convocation Center.
Freshman David Walker swished a 10-foot jumper from the left baseline with 2.4 seconds remaining to lift Northeastern to a 66-64 decision over JMU in a Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball game matching the league’s top two teams in the standings on Wednesday night at Matthews Arena.