JMU won the CAA title after beating their in-state rival Richmond in a game on Saturday, November 17, 2019 in Harrisonburg, Va.. The Dukes proceed to final game against the University of Rhode Island on Saturday, November 23, 2019 in South Kingstown, R.I..
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Wesley McCormick points to his ring finger after the Dukes defeated the Richmond Spiders winning the CAA title.
The Marching Royal Dukes lead the team in the Dog Walk before the start of the game.
Jalen Green walks with his team during the Dog Walk.
Felicia Carroll cheers as her son Taurus Carroll walks with the team.
Jalen Green (right) tries to defend the ball from Ron'Dell Carter during warmups.
Brandon Polk stands with his family during the Senior Day ceremony before the game.
Rashad Robinson smiles as he is recognized on the loud speaker during the Senior Day ceremony before the game.
Riley Stapleton hugs his mom during the Senior Day ceremony.
Pete Johnson sings the National Anthem before the start of the game.
The Marching Royal Dukes perform before the start of the game.
Riley Stapleton (#10) and his brother Dylan run on the field before the start of the game.
D'Angelo Amos runs on to the field with his team.
A JMU fan cheers on the team as the game starts.
JMU linebacker Landan Word tackles his opponent.
Richmond running back Savon Smith attempts to get through the JMU defense.
Richmond wide receiver Charlie Fessler attempts to catch a pass from his quarterback but fumbles the ball.
JMU safety Adam Smith recovers the fumble from the Spiders.
Rashad Robinson celebrates with his teammates after the recovery of the fumble.
JMU wide receiver Brandon Polk attempts to break free from a Richmond opponent.
JMU wide receiver Brandon Polk falls after being tackled by the Spiders.
JMU wide receiver Brandon Polk attempts to maintain hold of the ball while be tackled.
MJ Hampton (left), Jack Sroba (middle) and D'Angelo Amos celebrate after a play.
Richmond wide receiver Charlie Fessler runs down the field as he is tackled by a JMU defender.
JMU safety Adam Smith (21) and linebacker Dimitri Holloway fall after tackling Richmond wide receiver Charlie Fessler.
Richmond running back Savon Smith attempts to break away from JMU defenders.
Richmond quarterback Joe Mancuso falls after being tackled by JMU linebacker Dimitri Holloway.
Richmond running back Savon Smith falls after being tackled by a JMU defender.
Richmond wide receiver Charlie Fessler falls to the ground after being tackled.
Offensive lineman Mac Patrick (#73) hikes the ball to quarterback Ben DiNucci.
JMU wide receiver Riley Stapleton catches the ball in the end zone for a touchdown.
Riley Stapleton (left) celebrates his touchdown with teammate Devin Ravenel.
Richmond wide receiver Keyston Fuller attempts to evade JMU defensive lineman Ron'Dell Carter.
JMU running back Percy Agyei-Obese tries to break free from Richmond defenders.
Ben DiNucci (#6) celebrates with Riley Stapleton after Stapelton's touchdown.
JMU quarterback Ben DiNucci falls into the end zone for a touchdown.
JMU safety Adam Smith runs ahead of his opponent in an attempt to tackle.
A young JMU fan cheers on the team.
Rashad Robinson stands over his opponent after bringing him to the ground.
JMU head coach Curt Cignetti watches the scoreboard during the game.
JMU running back Solomon Vanhorse falls to the ground as he is tackled by Richmond defensive back Trent Williams (#21) and defensive line Maurice Jackson.
JMU running back Eric Kirlew dives for the end zone.
Eric Kirlew (right) celebrates his touchdown with his teammate Jake Glavin.
Bryce Maginley (left) and Adam Smith react to JMU winning the CAA title.
Dimitri Holloway laughs as the team runs off the field after singing the alma mater.
Jalen Green greets fans after the end of the game.
Vida Agyei-Obese smiles after congratulating her son Percy on his win.
Dylan Stapleton (#84) and Harry O'Kelly run off the field after the end of the game.