2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
12-1, 1st in CAA
Brown goes for 21 yards to score (0:24)
2d
Moore redeems himself with a 93-yard kickoff-return TD (0:37)
3d
JMU gets on the board with a 49-yard TD (0:24)
3d
16d

James Madison steamrolls Rhode Island 55-21

Ben DiNucci threw two touchdown passes, Jawon Hamilton and Percy Agyei-Obese combined to rush for 248 yards and three TDs and James Madison closed out the regular season with a 55-21 victory over Rhode Island on Saturday.

23d

James Madison gets 3rd outright CAA title in 4 years

Ben DiNucci threw for three touchdowns and ran for another to help James Madison beat Richmond 48-6 on Saturday night for the Dukes’ third outright Colonial Athletic Association title in four years.

58d

Pick-6 cements James Madison comeback, top Villanova 38-24

Ben DiNucci passed for three touchdowns, MJ Hampton returned an interception 83 yards for the winning score and James Madison rallied with a dominant fourth quarter to clip Villanova 38-24 on Saturday in a clash of two teams ranked in the top five of...

65d

DiNucci, Hamilton help James Madison beat Stony Brook in OT

Ben DiNucci accounted for two touchdowns, Jawon Hamilton capped the scoring with a 3-yard run on the first possession of overtime, and James Madison beat Stony Brook 45-38 on Saturday night in a battle of two top teams in the Football Championship...

93d

James Madison stymies St. Francis (Pa) 44-7

Ben DiNucci threw two touchdown passes, Solomon Vanhorse ran for two and the James Madison defense was dominant in the Dukes' 44-7 win over Saint Francis (Pa.) on Saturday.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Senior Writer 

James Madison has hired Elon University's Curt Cignetti as its next head coach. Cignetti went 14-9 with two FCS playoff appearances in two seasons with Elon and has a 67-26 overall record as a college head coach. He replaces Mike Houston, who left for the top job at East Carolina. Cignetti also been an assistant for five FBS programs, most recently as Alabama's wide receivers coach from 2007 to 2010.

AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez
1y

ECU hires coach Houston from JMU, new AD

East Carolina hired athletic director Jon Gilbert, who then announced that James Madison Dukes coach Mike Houston would now coach the Pirates.

Colgate's game-winning field goal advances it to quarterfinal (1:21)
1y
Colgate strikes again with 14-yd TD (0:22)
1y
Colgate ties game with 32-yd TD (0:32)
1y
Andy Mead/YCJ/Icon Sportswire
1y

Charlotte pulls back offer to JMU coach Houston

James Madison coach Mike Houston informed Charlotte that he had interest in exploring other coaching opportunities, so the 49ers have pulled back their offer.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Senior Writer 

Charlotte athletic director Mike Hill releases a statement that the school has withdrawn a contract offer to James Madison coach Mike Houston because Houston still plans to pursue other jobs. Houston likely will take the East Carolina job instead. Charlotte could turn to Matt Canada, Maryland's acting head coach for the past season, or other candidates for its vacancy.

NC State's Riley snares 50-50 ball in end zone (0:39)
1y