James Madison Dukes men's basketball

The James Madison Dukes men's basketball team is the basketball team that represents James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States. The school's team currently competes in the Colonial Athletic Association. On March 9, 2020, James Madison mutually parted ways with head coach Louis Rowe following four consecutive losing seasons.[2] On March 20, 2020, Mark Byington was hired as James Madison's 11th men's basketball coach in program history.[3]

James Madison Dukes
2019-20 James Madison Dukes men's basketball team
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UniversityJames Madison University
Head coachMark Byington (1st season)
ConferenceColonial Athletic Association
LocationHarrisonburg, Virginia
ArenaAtlantic Union Bank Center (from 2020–21)
(Capacity: 8,500)
NicknameDukes
Student sectionElectric Zoo
ColorsPurple and Gold[1]
         
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away


NCAA Tournament Round of 32
1981, 1982, 1983
NCAA Tournament Appearances
1981, 1982, 1983, 1994, 2013
Conference Tournament Champions
1981, 1983, 1994, 2013
Conference Regular Season Champions
1981, 1982, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 2000, 2015

Postseason resultsEdit

NCAA Division I tournament resultsEdit

The Dukes have appeared in the NCAA Division I Tournament five times. Their combined record is 4–5.

Year Round Seed Opponent Result
1981 First Round
Second Round
#10 Georgetown
Notre Dame
W 61–55
L 45–54
1982 First Round
Second Round
#9 Ohio State
North Carolina
W 55–48
L 50–52
1983 First Round
Second Round
#10 West Virginia
North Carolina
W 57–50
L 49–68
1994 First Round #14 Florida L 62–64
2013 First Four
Second Round
#16 Long Island
Indiana
W 68–55
L 62–83

NCAA Division II tournament resultsEdit

The Dukes have appeared in the NCAA Division II Tournament once. Their record is 0–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
1976 Regional Semifinals
Regional 3rd Place Game
Old Dominion
Morgan State
L 77–86
L 81–86

NIT resultsEdit

The Dukes have appeared in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) five times. Their combined record is 0–5.

Year Round Opponent Result
1987 First Round Stephen F. Austin L 63–70
1990 First Round New Orleans L 74–78
1991 First Round Providence L 93–98
1992 First Round Rutgers L 69–73
1993 First Round Providence L 61–73

CBI resultsEdit

The Dukes have appeared in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) once. Their record is 0–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
2011 First Round Davidson L 65–85

CIT resultsEdit

The Dukes have appeared in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT) twice. Their record is 2–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
2009 First Round
Quarterfinals
Semifinals
Mount St. Mary's
Liberty
Old Dominion
W 69–58
W 88–65
L 43–81
2015 First Round USC Upstate L 72–73

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "JMU Logos and Marks". January 3, 2017. Retrieved December 16, 2019.
  2. ^ "James Madison parts ways with Louis Rowe after 4 seasons". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2020-03-22.
  3. ^ "James Madison hires Mark Byington from Georgia Southern". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2020-03-22.

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