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James Madison celebrates FCS title at parade

(STATS) - There was a sea of purple in Harrisonburg, Virginia, on Saturday as James Madison's football team celebrated its 2016 FCS national championship before several thousand fans who lined the streets for a parade.

The Dukes beat Youngstown State 28-14 on Jan. 7 to join the 2004 team as the only national champions in school history.

The parade included coach Mike Houston, his staff and the players as well as local dignitaries, school officials, the band and cheerleaders.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: B. Schor3002
Passing TDs: B. Schor29
Rushing Yards: K. Abdullah1809
Rushing TDs: K. Abdullah22
Receiving Yards: B. Ravenel720
Receiving TDs: J. Kloosterman7
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2016
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/3 vs. Morehead State W 80 - 7
9/10 vs. Central Connecticut State W 56 - 21
9/17 at North Carolina L 28 - 56
9/24 at Maine W 31 - 20
10/1 vs. Delaware W 43 - 20
10/8 vs. William & Mary W 31 - 24
10/15 at New Hampshire W 42 - 39
10/29 vs. Rhode Island W 84 - 7
11/5 at Richmond W 47 - 43
11/12 at Villanova W 20 - 7
11/19 vs. Elon W 63 - 14
12/3 vs. New Hampshire W 55 - 22
12/9 vs. Sam Houston State W 65 - 7
12/16 at North Dakota State W 27 - 17
1/7 vs. Youngstown State W 28 - 14
Colonial Athletic Association
  Conference Overall
1 James Madison 8-0 14-1
11 Villanova 6-2 9-4
17 New Hampshire 6-3 8-5
8 Richmond 5-3 10-4
Maine 5-3 6-5
Albany 4-4 7-4
Stony Brook 4-4 5-6
Towson 3-5 4-7
William & Mary 3-5 5-6
Delaware 2-6 4-7
Rhode Island 1-7 2-9
Elon 1-7 2-9
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 7612 (1)
Passing Yards: 3487 (10)
Rushing Yards: 4125 (2)
Points per game: 46.7 (2)
Yards per game: 507.5 (3)
Touchdowns: 84 (2)
Field Goals: 14 (21)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 5164 (110)
Passing Yards: 3214 (119)
Rushing Yards: 1950 (73)
Points per game: 21.2 (18)
Yards per game: 344.3 (31)
Touchdowns: 42 (85)
Field Goals: 5 (5)
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