ICYMI: Here's what happened this past weekend in sports with the Dukes! Women's Basketball: JMU vs. Elon, JMU won 61-54 Amber Porter and Savannah Felgemacher scored career-high points in this game Men's Basketball: JMU vs. Delaware, JMU lost in a close game 57-58 It was a fight to the buzzer with the Dukes up 57-55 in … Continue reading Sports Recap
Getting up right now and running 26.219 miles in a marathon might sound scary or even running a half marathon at 13 miles, but it is possible. However if you haven't or you aren't used to running those long distances, you will definitely need to work on building up your stamina and training before just going out … Continue reading Getting Marathon Ready
During the month of January a lot of exciting things happened in the JMU sports world! Men's Basketball: 6-17 overall record with wins against: Towson, Hofstra, and Elon. Women's Basketball: 14-6 overall record with wins against: UNCW, Hofstra, Delaware, Northeastern, Elon, Drexel, and William & Mary. Football: FCS National Championship win over Youngstown State University! The … Continue reading Sports Recap
We all saw it. That cold day in Frisco. JMU dominating Youngstown State and winning the FCS National Championship. A monumental moment for our school. December graduate, JMU wide receiver and punt returner, and FCS Special Teams Player of The Year, Rashard Davis, explains his experience on and off the field with JMU football. DD: What … Continue reading An Inside Look With a National Champion
Now that the JMU Dukes are National Champions, what should we do next? High-Five Duke Dog! Tell All of Your Relatives! Tell Everyone At Work! Let The World Know! Rep The JMU Swag!
With the recent FCS Championship Football win under our belt, lets continue the momentum and keep up that duke spirit! Cheer on your fellow Duke athletes at the sporting events going on this winter season. There's clearly been a lot of excitement surrounding the fact that our football Dukes are NATIONAL CHAMPIONS. Whether you watched the game … Continue reading Keeping up the Spirit with Winter Sports
Imagine going to an airport in Baltimore and you walk through security to see every other person wearing purple. You get on the plane to Dallas and find that the seats are lined with JMU shirts. The flight attendant even announces, "Go Dukes!" through the mic. Picture yourself walking through Dallas to see JMU students, alumni and … Continue reading The Frisco Experience
Welcome back to JMU! I hope that this semester is the best one yet. While we were gone, a few things happened around the JMU Nation... like winning the FCS National Championship!!! Coming back as champions is a pretty big deal, so lets carry that honor with pride and respect! Go Dukes - have a … Continue reading Welcome to 2017, Dukes!
This Friday, JMU Football will be hosting Sam Houston State for the FCS playoffs! This is H-U-G-E since JMU has only advanced to the quarterfinals four times in the history of the program, making this our 5th time advancing. This is after Saturday's 55-22 win over New Hampshire. Since this is such a great feat for … Continue reading We’re hosting the 2016 NCAA FCS Quarterfinals!
Not only have there been changes with the equipment, facilities, and food at 'newREC,' new group exercise classes have been added! Here are 5 unique classes you should take at UREC. 1. SUP Fitness I'm sure you noticed the hype this summer surrounding stand-up paddle boarding. Well UREC has adopted this trend through a paddle … Continue reading New and Unique Classes at UREC