If you're a graduating senior like myself, this is your last chance to experience a home football game in Bridgeforth Stadium as a JMU student. Even better, it's a semifinal playoff game. The top-seeded Dukes will host No. 5 South Dakota State this Saturday, December 16 at 4:30p.m. in Bridgeforth Stadium. The Dukes' playoff run … Continue reading JMU’s Last Home Football Game of 2017
Fight Song T-shirt Giveaway The JMU community was ready for Homecoming as early as Monday morning. At The Commons, Fight Song T-shirts were given away, along with frisbees and purple and gold popcorn. Students also enjoyed the occasional game of corn-hole. Homecoming Banner Every year, residence halls are given the opportunity to make a Homecoming … Continue reading Homecoming Recap
This Wednesday morning, the College GameDay crew arrived bright and early on the Quad to begin setting up the stage for the biggest GameDay of the year. https://www.instagram.com/p/BaGv5c0nQAv/?hl=en&taken-by=jmusports On Sunday, College GameDay announced their return to JMU, the second time in three years. Here is everything you need to know about College GameDay returning to … Continue reading Everything You Need to Know for College GameDay at JMU
At 1:09pm Sunday, October 8th, JMU Nation exploded after College GameDay announced their highly anticipated return to Harrisonburg. https://twitter.com/CollegeGameDay/status/917074383511982080 JMU's official Twitter account made their own spin on College GameDay's announcement. https://twitter.com/JMU/status/917075936020967426 As for JMU Sports, they responded with a hype video sure to give you chills in the excitement of ESPN's arrival. https://twitter.com/JMUSports/status/917074432358744064 The … Continue reading JMU Reacts to College GameDay’s Return!
Start brainstorming your sign ideas. College GameDay could be coming back to the 'Burg. According to a Tweet published by the Breeze on September 7, College GameDay has their eye on JMU. https://twitter.com/TheBreezeSports/status/905918248947986433 Even more hopeful... College GameDay producer, Lee Fitting, is a JMU alum ('96) and tweeted this out in response to JMU GameDay's … Continue reading Why College GameDay Needs to Come Back to JMU
James Madison University announced at the end of February that the Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker and JMU alum, Arthur Moats, would be giving the 2017 Commencement Address. The Daily Duke was lucky enough to get a quick interview in with Mr. Moats where he talked about his time at JMU, his plans for his speech, and general … Continue reading A Few Words From Our Commencement Speaker- Arthur Moats
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!
The JMU Homecoming football game is one of the most exciting games of the year! This Saturday, the JMU Dukes will be playing (beating) the Rhode Island Rams! Homecoming is not only a great time for football, its also a fun time for alumni to come back and reunite with college … Continue reading GET PUMPED FOR THE HOMECOMING GAME!
Start wearing purple Dukes, it’s homecoming week! Below is a list of different events taking place throughout the week. Homecoming Kick-Off Monday 10/24 | Godwin Field | 6-8p Start off your homecoming week strong with free giveaways, food, dancing and music! Find the JMU letters Tuesday 10/25 | JMU Campus | All day Share your photos with the giant JMU letters and the hashtag … Continue reading Homecoming Events
The JMU Fall Sports season continues with regional tournaments and Senior Day games! Here is your sports recap from this past weekend. 1. Football, Away, Saturday October 15th JMU vs. New Hampshire, JMU Won 42-39 To watch the "Plays of the Game" and interviews with players click here … Continue reading This Week’s Sports Recap