Blog: NCCU Sports

Jul. 11, 2014 @ 09:36 PM

The King and I — and P.J.


Jul. 09, 2014 @ 05:25 AM

The P.J. Project

Herald-Sun sports writer John McCann got the answer to why Charlotte Hornets rookie P.J. Hairston punched Kentrell Barkley, a high school forward for the Northern Knights.

Jul. 09, 2014 @ 10:29 AM


The Spartans remain hungry. In the meantime, they fed those who were.

Jun. 24, 2014 @ 08:47 AM

What has you hooked?

The death of Tony Gwynn renewed the push get smokeless tobacco out of Major League Baseball, and that’s fine if the issue is addiction, as opposed to role models.

Jun. 20, 2014 @ 04:43 PM

Heat's Wade continues to fade

The man known as Flash clearly has lost a step.

Jun. 14, 2014 @ 11:15 PM

Spurs showing Heat how to play well with others

San Antonio's brand of basketball is perhaps America's favorite "pass" time. 

Jun. 06, 2014 @ 09:36 PM

Staying or going?

Jun. 05, 2014 @ 04:45 PM

Where's David Stern?

The NBA is missing some wonderful branding opportunities. 

Jun. 02, 2014 @ 08:17 PM

These Tigers are #WINNING!

All they do is win over there at Chapel Hill High School.

May. 28, 2014 @ 07:35 PM

Montross with the assist

May. 16, 2014 @ 04:26 PM

The civil North-South war

Herald-Sun sports writer John McCann takes you to the big game during Old School Alumni Weekend.

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.