Sports: NCCU

Jul. 17, 2014 @ 09:24 PM

Area ADs weigh in on 'full cost of attendance' issue

In early August, the NCAA’s five highest-revenue conferences — the so-called “Power 5” — may be given the power to offer more benefits for their athletes.


Jul. 05, 2014 @ 09:22 PM

OVERTIME: Frazier vs. NCCU

It's not over between NCCU and fired Eagles football coach Henry Frazier III.


Jul. 06, 2014 @ 02:08 PM

Shea to serve up 12th Pigskin Preview

The Pigskin Preview is a time for the area's college football coaches to ham it up for the fans, but serious issues might be on the table this year.


Jul. 09, 2014 @ 10:29 AM

SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY

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


Jun. 19, 2014 @ 03:47 PM

NCCU junior transfer QB named MEAC newcomer of year by TSN

The Sporting News has named N.C. Central University junior transfer quarterback Quinn Billerman the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Newcomer of the Year in its college football preview magazine.


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. 12, 2014 @ 09:51 PM

Southern's Hinton headed to Wake Forest

Duke appeared to the frontrunner for acquiring the services of Southern quarterback Kendall Hinton.


Jun. 10, 2014 @ 11:29 PM

FAST FORWARD

Former Southern High School student Desmond Lawrence has a shot at a national track title this week in Eugene, Oregon.


Jun. 06, 2014 @ 07:26 PM

NCCU's Moton goes back to his Raleigh roots

N.C. Central basketball coach LeVelle Moton might as well had been LeBron James when the spotlight in Raleigh's Daniels Middle School auditorium led him down the aisle with sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders’ hands reaching for his on Friday.


Jun. 06, 2014 @ 05:50 PM

Lamar academic woes could boost NCCU hoops cause

Another team’s turnover with its Academic Progress Rate could dish an assist to N.C. Central. Lamar star is apparently transferring to NCCU and, because of Lamar's academic issues with the NCAA, Nimrod Hilliard could be eligible immediately for the Eagles.


Jun. 04, 2014 @ 07:21 PM

Fanfare: A look at Wednesday's area sports news in brief

Duke women's golf, tennis, women's basketball; Duke men's soccer; UNC women's tennis, women's basketball; N.C. Central baseball ...


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 @ 08:30 PM

NCCU hurdler Anthonia Ballard optimistic on NCAA meet eve

N.C. Central senior hurdler Anthonia Ballard will close out her college athletic career in style, doing so as a qualifier for the 2014 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field East Preliminary Championships today through Saturday at the University of North Florida’s Hodges Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla.


May. 28, 2014 @ 07:35 PM

Montross with the assist


May. 23, 2014 @ 05:32 PM

NCCU blames sub-par APR on transfers

The Academic Progress Rate for both the football and women’s basketball teams at N.C. Central are below NCAA standards because coaching changes in those programs led to the transfers of student-athletes, said Kyle Serba, NCCU’s associate athletics director for media relations.