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James Madison has rewarded head coach Mike Houston with a restructured contract after leading the Dukes to this year's FCS championship.
James Madison played all season as if it knew something the rest of the FCS didn't know, but on Saturday, there was no denying who's the best team in the nation.
JMU keeps up the colonial spirit
James Madison joins Villanova (2009) and Richmond (2008) as CAA teams to win an FCS championship in the last 10 seasons. Three other CAA teams have reached the title game during that span.
Khalid Abdullah ran for 101 yards and two touchdowns as James Madison won its second Football Championship Subdivision title by beating Youngstown State 28-14 on Saturday.
Late Youngstown State TD not enough
Hunter Wells found Jermiah Braswell for this score late in the fourth quarter, but it wasn't enough, as the Penguins fell to James Madison 28-14 in the FCS championship game.
Everything going right for James Madison
The Dukes could be well on their way to an FCS title. This Youngstown State third-quarter drive ended when the snap went high over the quarterback's head, giving JMU the ball back in Youngstown State territory.
Abdullah adds second TD run of day
James Madison now leads Youngstown State 28-7 in the third quarter of the FCS championship game after this TD run by Khalid Abdullah.
Youngstown State gets on the board
Hunter Wells finds Shane Kuhn over the middle for a 17-yard TD catch as the Penguins trail James Madison 21-7 late in the second quarter of the FCS title game.
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