Towson tops JMU men’s basketball, 80-71

Fueled by a 17-2 run to close out the first half, Towson topped visiting JMU 80-71 in a Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball game Tuesday night at SECU Arena.

JMU’s Kirby Burkholder named CAA Player of the Week

James Madison women’s basketball senior guard Kirby Burkholder (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) is the Colonial Athletic Association co-Player of the Week as announced by the league on Monday.

Burkholder’s career-high 33 points powers JMU past Delaware, 87-51

James Madison women’s basketball outscored Delaware 60-27 in the second half, including shooting 62.5 percent from the field after the break, as JMU dominated Delaware 87-51 in its Colonial Athletic Association opener at the JMU Convocation Center Sunday afternoon.