HARRISONBURG, Va., Feb. 17, 2011 - James Madison men's basketball will host students from John Wayland Elementary School as part of the Champions Read program at Saturday's noon game against Miami University.
As part of the program, JMU players visit JWES four times per month from September through May. Under the direction of director of operations Kevin Hargrove, the Dukes have participated in the Champions Read program for three years, the last two at John Wayland. With the Dukes hosting their last Saturday home game of the season, members of the fourth- and fifth-grade classes have been invited to attend Saturday's game.
Be sure to check out the video attached to this story to see JMU players in action in the Champions Read program.