Record:20-14, 11-7 CAA
Seed:16-seed in East Region
Coach:Matt Brady, fifth season, first NCAA tournament appearance
Last NCAA tournament appearance:Lost to Florida in first round (1994)
Rayshawn Goins, the Dukes top scorer at 12.7 points per game, has been suspended for the first half of the play-in game against LIU Brooklyn, after he was arrested on charges of disorderly conduct and obstructing justice. That puts even more pressure in the first half on guard A.J. Davis along with his cousin Devon Moore, who is averaging 11.6 ppg -- if James Madison is going to earn its first tourney win since 1983 and earn a date with No. 1 seed Indiana. Davis, a 25-year-old transfer from Wyoming, is second on the team at 12.7 ppg but over the last 10 has dropped in 20.5 per.
The Blackbirds are one of the nations highest-scoring teams, averaging 79.5 per game, which ranks fifth in Division I, so without Goins on the floor early, it may be tough for...