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Late run lifts UNCG to win over VMI

The VMI Keydets weathered a poor shooting night and stayed in the game for the majority of the contest, but the UNCG Spartans finished the game with a 13-4 run and went on to a 75-63 win.


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#25 ODU wins 10th straight, tops Marshall, 72-51

The Old Dominion University Monarchs (13-1/2-0) won their 10th straight with a 72-51 Conference USA victory over Marshall Thursday night at the Henderson Center.


East Tennessee State pulls away for 98-88 win over VMI

An 11-0 run midway through the second half broke open a four-point game and sent the East Tennessee State Buccaneers over the VMI Keydets, 98-88, in Southern Conference men’s basketball action Friday night at Freedom Hall in Johnson City, Tenn.


Challenging schedule awaits JMU softball in 2015

James Madison Head Coach Mickey Dean announced the 2015 softball schedule Friday, featuring 21 home games and a total of 15 games against NCAA Tournament teams, including last year’s national runner-up, Alabama.


Press Conference: Washington Redskins general manger Bruce Allen

Washington Redskins general manager Bruce Allen talks with reporters on Wednesday. The Redskins finished the 2014 NFL season with a 4-12 record.


Washington Redskins, defensive coordinator Jim Haslett part ways

The Washington Redskins announced today that the team and Defensive Coordinator Jim Haslett have mutually agreed to part ways.


George Washington holds off VMI rally, wins 80-60

A late 9-0 run broke open a single-digit contest and sent the George Washington Colonials past the VMI Keydets, 80-60, in non-conference men’s basketball action Tuesday at the Smith Center in Washington, D.C.


Press Conference: Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden talks with reporters on Monday. The Redskins (4-12) concluded the 2014 NFL season with a 44-17 loss to NFC East champion Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.


Press Conference: Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones talks with reporters after the Cowboys’ 44-17 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday.


Press Conference: Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III talks with reporters after the Redskins’ season-ending 44-17 loss to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.


Washington Redskins tackle Trent Williams selected to NFL Pro Bowl

The National Football League announced today that tackle Trent Williams has been selected to the 2015 Pro Bowl. The annual contest of the NFL’s best will take place Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.


Virginia Tech holds off VMI, 87-74

A furious run for the Virginia Military Institute that cut the Hokies lead to single digits with two and a half minutes in the second half came up short as VMI fell to in-state foe Virginia Tech 87-74 at Cassell Coliseum in non-conference basketball action Monday night.


VMI basketball blows past Marist, 92-77

The VMI Keydets attempted 55 three-pointers, just one shy of their team record against a Division I opponent, and made 19 en route to a 92-77 win over the Marist Red Foxes.


Navy blitzes VMI basketball, 84-66

The Navy Midshipmen closed the game on a 12-2 run and held the VMI Keydets to 23 second half points en route to an 84-66 win in non-conference basketball action Tuesday night in Annapolis, Md.


JMU stifles Spiders en route to 51-46 men’s basketball win

James Madison scored 40 points in the paint and played staunch defense en route to a 51-46 men’s basketball win over in-state rival Richmond,


VMI opens Southern Conference play with 88-66 win at Samford

The VMI Keydets used a 6-0 run to pull away, and then distanced themselves by outscoring the Samford Bulldogs 15-1 at the free throw line in the second half en route to an 88-66 win Thursday night.


Postgame Quotes: #7 UVA 76, #21 Maryland 65

Postgame quotes from UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett and Cavs players after the 76-65 win at Maryland on Wednesday.


Second-half run costs VMI in 95-77 loss at Maryland

The Maryland Terrapins used a 13-0 run early in the second half to break open a tight game, and go on to a 95-77 victory over the VMI Keydets in non-conference action Sunday.


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Liberty football rallies in second half, upsets JMU, 26-21, in playoffs

The Flames scored three times and held the No. 15/15 James Madison potent offense in check in the second half, allowing No. 20/23 Liberty to advance in the NCAA FCS Playoffs with a 26-21 win.


#21 West Virginia blasts VMI basketball, 103-72

The #21 West Virginia Mountaineers forced 36 turnovers en route to a 103-72 win over the VMI Keydets in men’s basketball action Wednesday night at the Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, W. Va.


Press Conference: Washington Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy

Washington Redskins Colt McCoy talks with reporters on Wednesday. The Redskins (3-8) play the Indianapolis Colts (7-4) on Sunday.


Postgame: UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett, players after win over Tennessee State

Interviews with UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett and players following the Cavs’ 79-36 win over Tennessee State on Tuesday.


The Citadel defeats VMI in Military Classic of the South, 45-25

The Citadel Bulldogs scored 21 points in the third quarter to pull away and went on to a 45-25 victory over the VMI Keydets in The Military Classic of the South.


UNC Wilmington tops VMI basketball, 110-93

The UNCW Seahawks scored 84 points in the paint and shot nearly 60 percent from the field en route to a 110-93 win over the VMI Keydets Saturday night at Cameron Hall.


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White-hot shooting leads Richmond past High Point, 80-56

Richmond hit 11 of its first 17 shots to start with a bang and run away from High Point (3-1), 80-56, on Saturday afternoon at the Robins Center.


Postgame: Interviews with UVA coach Tony Bennett, Cavs players after win over GW

UVA head coach Tony Bennett and Cavs players Malcolm Brogdon, Darion Atkins and Justin Anderson talk after the 59-42 win over George Washington on Friday.


Press Conference: Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III talks with the media on Wednesday. The Redskins (3-7) play at the San Francisco 49ers (6-4) on Sunday at 4:25 p.m.


VMI basketball sets records in win over Johnson University

The VMI Keydets put six players in double figures and set a school record for margin of victory, en route to a 124-42 win over the Johnson University Royals Tuesday.


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ODU thwarts Richmond second-half comeback, 63-57

A Richmond second-half comeback to erase a 10-point deficit ultimately fell short as Old Dominion (2-0) took a 63-57 victory on Tuesday night.


Postgame: UVA coach Tony Bennett, players talk after South Carolina State win

UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett and Cavs players Mike Tobey and Justin Anderson talk with reporters after the 75-55 win over South Carolina State on Tuesday.


Postgame: Interviews with UVA coach Tony Bennett, players following 67-39 win over Norfolk State

Interviews with UVA basketball coach Tony Bennett and players London Perrantes, Mike Tobey, Justin Anderson, Malcolm Brogdon and Marial Shayok following the Cavs’ 67-39 win over Norfolk State on Sunday.


Western Carolina holds off VMI football rally, wins 42-27

VMI redshirt freshman quarterback Al Cobb added more records to his outstanding debut season, but the Western Carolina Catamounts were able to hold off a second half VMI charge to down the Keydets, 42-27.


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Late three lifts VMI past Citadel, 66-65

Trey Chapman hit the game-winning three-pointer, propelling the VMI Keydets past The Citadel Bulldogs, 66-65, in the opener of the 2014-15 All-Military Classic Friday.


JMU men’s basketball signs Amelia Academy’s Kevin Roland to NLI

JMU basketball coach Matt Brady announced the signing of Kevin Roland (Amelia Court House, Va./Amelia Academy) to a National Letter of Intent for the 2015-16 season.


JMU women’s basketball announces five NLI signings

JMU women’s basketball Head Coach Kenny Brooks announced the signing of five players to national letters of intent on Thursday.


Alum Jonathan Kadra named new VMI baseball coach

Jonathan Hadra, a four-year letterman and 2004 graduate of VMI, was named the 20th head coach in VMI baseball history on Thursday, Nov. 13.


Press Conference: Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III talks with reporters on Wednesday. The Redskins (3-6) host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-8) on Sunday in NFL action.


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ODU football agrees to home-and-home series with Wake Forest

ODU Athletic Director Dr. Wood Selig announced that the Monarchs have agreed to a two-year home and home agreement with Wake Forest for the 2020 and 2021 seasons.


Richmond Raiders add to lines

The Richmond Raiders are making huge strides in putting together a winner for 2015, having added three veteran linemen for the upcoming season.


Game Notes: JMU football to face Stony Brook on Saturday

James Madison will take to the road for its next Colonial Athletic Association contest with Stony Brook on Saturday.


VMI announces search for new women’s soccer coach

VMI athletics director Dr. Dave Diles announced Wednesday morning that the department will begin a search for a new head women’s soccer coach immediately.


Press Conference: Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III talks with reporters on Tuesday. The Redskins (3-6) have a bye this week.


VMI baseball coach Marlin Ikenberry steps down

VMI Head Baseball Coach Marlin Ikenberry will step aside to pursue an opportunity in private business, athletics director Dr. Dave Diles confirmed late Monday.


VMI defense keys win over Furman, 31-15

The VMI defense forced four turnovers, a season-high, and Al Cobb threw for two touchdowns and ran for another to lead the Keydets past the Furman Paladins, 31-15, on Saturday.


Press Conference: Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden speaks with reporters on Thursday. The Redskins (3-5) play at Minnesotra (3-5) in NFL action on Sunday.


Press Conference: Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden

Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden talks with reporters on Wednesday. The Redskins (3-5) play at the Minnesota Vikings (3-5) on Sunday.


Andrew S. Ryan: UVA football gets London-ed

Mike London might be passionate, might be charismatic, might be well-meaning, but he just doesn’t convey confidence of having superior football intellect for a guy making millions.


Press Conference: Washington quarterback Colt McCoy

Washington quarterback Colt McCoy talks with reporters on Wednesday. Washington (2-5) plays at Dallas (6-1) on Monday Night Football.


JMU basketball coach Matt Brady announces suspensions for Nation, Vodanovich

James Madison Head Men’s Basketball Coach Matt Brady announced today the formal disciplinary actions against junior guard Andre Nation and sophomore forward Tom Vodanovich.