Blog: NCCU Sports

May. 15, 2014 @ 06:04 PM

NCCU tops UMES to stay alive in MEAC Tournament

N.C. Central took full advantage of five Maryland Eastern Shore errors Thursday morning in the 2014 MEAC Baseball Tournament  on the way to a 10-5 win to stay alive in the now single-elimination loser's bracket at Marty Miller Field. The Eagles meet Norfolk State in round 3 at 10 a.m. Friday.

May. 15, 2014 @ 03:54 PM

Why we like Johnny Football

May. 14, 2014 @ 07:19 PM

NCCU lands 3 on all-MEAC team; falls in baseball tourney opener

Eagles to face Maryland Eastern Shore in MEAC Baseball Tournament loser's bracket game at 9 a.m. Thursday, May 15. ... Ortiz, Williamson, Simpson honored by MEAC ... NCCU falls to Norfolk State in MEAC opener 6-1.

May. 14, 2014 @ 02:39 PM

Raising Famous Jameis

Herald-Sun sports writer John McCann dives beyond the crab legs to bring you this update on Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston.

May. 13, 2014 @ 03:36 PM

Another Sterling situation

May. 10, 2014 @ 05:52 PM

NCCU boots 6-0 suspended game lead, falls to FAMU, No. 3 seed

 In a game that started on March 23, N.C. Central could not hang on to a 6-0 lead over Florida A&M as the Rattlers climbed all the way back thanks to Bennie Robinson’s RBI double in the bottom of the eighth to take down the Eagles 9-8 on Saturday afternoon at Moore-Kittles Field in Tallahassee, Fla.

May. 09, 2014 @ 06:46 PM

NCCU misses chance to clinch share of MEAC South title

 With a chance to earn a share of the MEAC’s Southern Division baseball title on the line, N.C. Central committed four errors and left eight men on base in coming up short against Savannah State 6-4 Friday.


May. 01, 2014 @ 03:23 PM

Two crabby situations

A fishy situation for Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston.

Apr. 25, 2014 @ 07:47 PM

NCCU's J.T. Thomas climbs into MEAC lead with eagle at 18

N.C. Central senior J.T. Thomas sank a 15-foot eagle putt on the 18th hole to post a 3-under-par 69 for a tie atop the individual leaderboard after Friday’s first round of the MEAC Golf Championship at Crosswinds Golf Club.

Apr. 20, 2014 @ 07:01 AM

'Sister Act' plays to receptive audience at NCCU

The Germ sisters, London and Emerie, both of Georgia, have been playing together since they were itty-bitty girls and have taken their games to N.C. Central.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 04:44 PM


NCCU's LeVelle Moton can coach, shoot and throw.

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 04:40 PM

T.J. turns pro

Herald-Sun sports writer John McCann chats with former Triangle sports writer Terry Hill about N.C. State sophomore T.J. Warren's decision to opt for the NBA.

NOTE: Fomer NBA player and NBA assistant coach Michael Curry has been hired to coach men's basketball team at Florida Atlantic University.

Apr. 14, 2014 @ 12:40 PM


Attention after the NCAA Tournament has pertained to what the future holds for NCCU head coach LeVelle Moton, but the program's top assistant has made the first confirmed move.

Apr. 10, 2014 @ 10:15 PM

Moton, Magic and more

A little bit of this and a little bit of that from Herald-Sun columnist John McCann.

Apr. 02, 2014 @ 06:38 PM

Huff draws up winning plays in "Teamwork"

Voyager Academy coach Mike Huff says team ball is a beautiful thing.