No. 9 Associated Press Poll/No. 8 USA Today Coaches Poll West Virginia (1-0) faces No. 6 (FCS) James Madison (2-0) in a non-conference game on Saturday, Sept. 15, at FedExField (85,000) in Landover, Md., at 4:30 p.m. FedExField is the home of NFL’s Washington Redskins. The game will be televised live on Root Sports.
James Madison is coached by Mickey Matthews, a 1976 graduate of West Texas State. The 14th-year coach has posted a 98-61 record with the Dukes and overall as a head coach. Matthews faced West Virginia one time in 2004 and has an 0-1 mark. Holgorsen has never faced JMU.Game CoverageTV
: Root Sports - will broadcast the game live.Radio
: Mountaineer Sports Network - (Tony Caridi - play-by-play, Dwight Wallace - analyst, Hoppy Kercheval - host, Jed Drenning - sideline) will broadcast the game live.
Satellite Radio Broadcast - The West Virginia - James Madison game can be heard live on Sirius Channel 138 with the MSN broadcast.Live Statistics
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The Big 12 Conference has announced that the Sept. 22 non-conference football contest against Maryland at Milan Puskar Stadium will be aired on FX at noon.
West Virginia takes on James Madison this Saturday in a game that will be played at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. and will kick off at 4:30 pm. Tickets are still available for that game and can be purchased through Ticketmaster.com
Root Sports will televise Saturday's JMU game.