Harrisonburg, VA (SportsNetwork.com) - James Madison's football team will kick
off the Everett Withers era by visiting Maryland and play five home games as
part of a 12-game 2014 schedule announced Tuesday.
Withers was named JMU's new head coach last month.
The Dukes will go College Park, Md., for their Aug. 30 season opener. The
Terrapins have won the two all-time meetings, most recently 38-35 in overtime
Saint Francis (Sept. 13) will visit JMU in the Dukes' only non-conference home
game on Sept. 13. The Dukes also will host CAA Football opponents Delaware
(Sept. 27), Towson (Oct. 11), William & Mary (Nov. 1, Homecoming) and Elon
The Dukes' other road games are against Lehigh (Sept. 6) and Charlotte (Oct.
25) in non-conference action, and Villanova (Sept. 20), Albany (Oct. 4), Stony
Brook (Nov. 8) and Richmond (Nov. 15) in the CAA.
JMU had a 6-6 record this past season.
2014 James Madison Football Schedule
Aug. 30, at Maryland
Sept. 6, at Lehigh
Sept. 13, Saint Francis (Pa.)
Sept. 20, at Villanova*
Sept. 27, Delaware*
Oct. 4, at Albany*
Oct. 11, Towson*
Oct. 25, at Charlotte
Nov. 1, William & Mary* (Homecoming)
Nov. 8, at Stony Brook*
Nov. 15, at Richmond*
Nov. 22, Elon*
* - CAA Football game
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