JMU men’s basketball sees win streak end in 74-54 loss at UNCW

Despite a game-high 23 points from junior guard Ron Curry, UNCW used a huge first-half run to set the tempo in a 74-54 Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball victory against James Madison Wednesday night at Trask Coliseum.

JMU lands 1,000th win with 74-57 victory over UNCW

With a 74-57 victory over UNCW on Tuesday night at the JMU Convocation Center, the James Madison women’s basketball team became the third program in the country to reach the 1,000 wins mark. JMU joins Tennessee and Louisiana Tech as the only programs to reach the elite plateau.

#22 UVA men’s soccer headed to Sweet Sixteen

The 22nd-ranked Virginia men’s soccer team rallied to top UNC Wilmington, 3-1, Sunday afternoon in the second round of the NCAA tournament at Klöckner Stadium.

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.

UVA men’s soccer is #16 seed in NCAA Tournament

The UVA men’s soccer team has earned the No. 16 seed in the 2014 NCAA Tournament. On Sunday, UVA will play host to the winner of the Thursday match between UNC Wilmington and Bucknell.

JMU men’s soccer to face UNC in NCAA Tournament

After winning the CAA Tournament Sunday to clinch the conference’s automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament, the JMU men’s soccer team has been selected to play North Carolina for the first round of the College Cup.

JMU men’s soccer captures fifth CAA title, tops No. 1 Delaware, 1-0

The JMU men’s soccer team captured its fifth Colonial Athletic Association Tournament championship Sunday afternoon with a 1-0 win over top-seeded Delaware at Grant Stadium.

JMU men’s soccer advances to CAA finals

The sixth-seeded JMU men’s soccer team knocked off No. 2 UNCW 2-0 Friday afternoon at Grant Stadium in the semifinals of the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament.

JMU men’s soccer upsets #3 seed Hofstra, 2-0, in CAA Tournament

The sixth-seeded James Madison men’s soccer team knocked off third-seeded Hofstra 2-0 on the road Saturday night at Hofstra Soccer Stadium.

JMU women’s basketball picked as preseason favorite in CAA

The James Madison women’s basketball team was picked to repeat as the Colonial Athletic Association champions in 2015 according to a vote by the league’s head coaches, announced Tuesday at the annual CAA Basketball Media Day at the Center Club in Baltimore, Maryland.

JMU men’s basketball picked fifth in CAA

The JMU men’s basketball team was predicted to finish fifth in the 2014-15 Colonial Athletic Association standings, according to a vote by the league’s 10 head coaches, media relations directors and members of the media.

JMU women’s soccer blanks UNC Wilmington, 2-0

The James Madison women’s soccer team recorded its second shutout in a row with a 2-0 victory Sunday afternoon over UNCW at University Park, moving to 9-6 overall and 4-1 in Colonial Athletic Association play.

JMU men’s soccer battles UNC Wilmington to 1-1 draw

The James Madison men’s soccer team battled No. 25 UNCW to a 1-1 draw Saturdaynight at University Park in Colonial Athletic Association action.

JMU women’s soccer blanks College of Charleston, 3-0

Sophomore defender Jennie Sroba (Manakin-Sabot, Va./Collegiate) scored her first two goals of the season on Friday night to help propel the James Madison women’s soccer team to a 3-0 shutout victory over College of Charleston at University Park in Colonial Athletic Association play.

JMU men’s soccer upsets #21 Delaware, 1-0

The James Madison men’s soccer team opened Colonial Athletic Association play with a 1-0 victory over No. 21 Delaware on Wednesday night at Grant Stadium in Newark, Delaware.

CAA slate completes 2014-15 JMU women’s basketball schedule

The James Madison women’s basketball team begins its Colonial Athletic Association title defense onSunday, Jan. 4, 2015 when the Dukes host Towson in their CAA opener at the JMU Convocation Center, as the league announced the 2014-15 conference slate on Tuesday.

JMU releases 2014-2015 men’s basketball schedule

Fans will have plenty of opportunities to catch the JMU men’s basketball team at the Convocation Center this season as head coach Matt Brady unveiled the entire 2014-15 schedule Thursday, which features 10 non-conference home games and 19 home games overall.


VMI releases 2014-2015 basketball schedule

Head Basketball Coach Duggar Baucom has announced the 2014-15 VMI basketball schedule.

JMU baseball falls to UNCW, in CAA elimination game

JMU carried a 10-8 lead into the bottom of the ninth, but UNCW struck for two runs in the ninth and won on a Teddy Cillis RBI single in the 10th for a 11-10 decision in game two of the Colonial Athletic Association baseball championship on Wednesday afternoon at Brooks Field.

UNC Wilmington tops JMU baseball, 6-4

Second baseman Dillon Bass went 4-for-5 and delivered the go-ahead and insurance RBIs in the seventh and ninth innings to lift UNCW to a 6-4 victory over JMU on Saturday.

JMU rallies, walks off with 6-5 win over UNCW

Senior second baseman Conner Brown’s (Richmond, Va./Godwin) one-out, bases-loaded single in the ninth lifted JMU to a 6-5 victory over UNCW after six unanswered runs in the opening game of the first Colonial Athletic Association baseball series of the season on Friday night at Eagle Field at Veterans Memorial Park.

#1 seed JMU advances in CAA women’s tournament

Top-seeded JMU shot 46 percent from the field, including 54.2 percent in the second half as it won its Colonial Athletic Association Quarterfinal game against ninth-seeded UNCW 69-56 at the Show Place Arena in Upper Marlboro, Md., Friday.

JMU women’s basketball dominates Northeastern, 86-49

Senior guard Kirby Burkholder (Bridgewater, Va./Turner Ashby) scored 30 points, including a career-high eight 3-pointers to lead the JMU women’s basketball team to an 86-49 win over Northeastern at the Cabot Center in Boston, Wednesday.

UVA Athletics

UVa.’s Derek Fisher named ACC Baseball Player of the Week

UVa. junior outfielder Derek Fisher (Rexmont, Pa.) has been tabbed as the first ACC Player of the Week for the 2014 season, as announced by the conference office Monday (Feb. 17). It marks the first time Fisher has earned the distinction.

UVA Athletics

#1 UVa. baseball tops CAA favorite UNC Wilmington, 7-2

The top-ranked Virginia baseball team led from start to finish in a 7-2 road win over UNC Wilmington Sundayafternoon in front of a Brooks Field record crowd of 3,826.

Late Ron Curry jumper lifts JMU to 64-62 win over UNC Wilmington

Sophomore guard Ron Curry (Pennsauken, N.J./Paul VI) hit a contested turnaround jumper with 32 seconds remaining as part of his 13-point afternoon to lift James Madison to a 64-62 win over UNCW in a Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball game on Saturday at the JMU Convocation Center.

JMU blasts UNC Wilmington, 92-43

James Madison women’s basketball clinched its ninth straight 20-win season on Friday night as the Dukes posted a convincing 92-43 win over UNCW at the JMU Convocation Center.

JMU women’s basketball game postponed to Friday

Due to the winter storm in the Harrisonburg area, the JMU women’s basketball game against UNCW at the JMU Convocation Center has been postponed from Thursday, Feb. 13 to Friday, Feb. 14 at 7 p.m.

UVA Athletics

#1 UVa. baseball opens season on Friday

The top-ranked UVa. baseball team begins its highly-anticipated 2014 season this weekend when it competes in the Hughes Bros. Challenge in Wilmington, N.C. UNC Wilmington will host the event at Brooks Field; the Cavaliers will face Kentucky at noon Friday, VMI at noon Saturday and the host Seahawks at 2 p.m. Sunday.

JMU women’s basketball makes it nine straight with 82-40 win over Towson

James Madison women’s basketball scored the game’s first 21 points and held Towson without a basket until the 8:53 mark of the first half on its way to a dominating 82-40 win at the JMU Convocation Center Sunday afternoon.

JMU women’s basketball dominates UNCW, 77-41

Redshirt sophomore Jazmon Gwathmey (Bealeton, Va./Liberty) scored a game-high 17 points to lead five players in double figures as the James Madison women’s basketball team rolled past UNCW 77-41 at Trask Coliseum in Wilmington, N.C., Sunday.

JMU women’s basketball tops Drexel, 74-47

JMU women’s basketball bridged halftime with a 33-12 run, opening up a 28-point lead on Drexel and never looked back as it dominated a clash of Colonial Athletic Association unbeatens with a 74-47 victory at the JMU Convocation Center Thursday evening.

JMU tabbed sixth in CAA baseball race

Coming off of one of the conference’s most successful seasons, JMU has been selected sixth in the 2014 Colonial Athletic Association preseason baseball poll according to a vote of the league’s eight coaches.

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.

JMU men’s basketball wins CAA opener at UNC Wilmington, 60-55

Sophomore guard Charles Cooke (Trenton, N.J./Trenton Catholic) registered 24 points and nine rebounds as James Madison grabbed a big early lead and weathered a second-half dry spell to defeat UNCW 60-55 in the Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball opener for both schools Saturday night at Trask Coliseum