Sports: NCCU

Jul. 23, 2015 @ 09:07 PM

Mack likes Eagles' depth and experience

Eagles look to build on last season's 7-5 mark

Jul. 23, 2015 @ 05:38 PM

KICKIN’ IT OFF: Pigskin Preview takes moment to honor late Don Shea

Once the guy who took over a football program in shambles, David Cutcliffe could look around the dais at Thursday’s Pigskin Preview luncheon with supreme confidence. Of the five Division I head football coaches speaking at the event at the Embassy Suites hotel, the 60-year-old Cutcliffe had the most tenure at his school.

Jul. 22, 2015 @ 09:43 PM

NCCU’s Hilliard signs with Danish team

Though Nimrod Hilliard’s to-do list is short, checking each item off the list before August 14 is incredibly important — life-changing, even.

Jul. 10, 2015 @ 08:44 PM

NCCU mourns former student-athlete

Dylan Drayton was an NCCU shortstop.

Jul. 10, 2015 @ 08:21 PM

Former NCCU forward Sutton with Warriors’ summer squad

N.C. Central basketball coach LeVelle Moton said Dominique Sutton is the toughest kid he's ever coached.

Jul. 08, 2015 @ 07:28 PM

NCCU's Wilkins hoping for NFL shot

Former Eagles receiver works out for scouts ahead of NFL supplemental draft

Jul. 02, 2015 @ 06:18 PM

NCCU adds tight ends coach

N.C. Central hired Carl Funderburk as the Eagles' tight ends coach, the school announced Thursday.

Jun. 24, 2015 @ 06:07 PM

NCCU athletics report favors swap of women’s teams

N.C. Central University trustees on Wednesday endorsed the idea of replacing the school’s women’s bowling team with a women’s golf team, starting in the 2016-17 school year.

Jun. 21, 2015 @ 07:14 PM

NCCU kicks off new student-athlete summer bridge program

Eagles welcome 30 new student-athletes early, aiming to ease their transition to college

Jun. 15, 2015 @ 09:48 PM

NCCU's Kimber inks MLB contract

By 8 p.m. Monday night, former N.C. Central baseball player Eric Kimber made history. 

Jun. 08, 2015 @ 12:43 AM

NCCU's Moton interviews at Iowa State

N.C. Central men’s basketball coach LeVelle Moton has interviewed for the Iowa State head coaching job, a source close to the situation confirmed to the Herald-Sun Sunday night.


Jun. 03, 2015 @ 10:04 PM

Moton added to U-19 coaching staff

N.C. Central men’s basketball head coach LeVelle Moton was selected as a court coach for the 2015 USA Basketball Men’s U19 World Championship Team training camp, USA Basketball announced Wednesday.

Jun. 02, 2015 @ 08:57 PM

Wilkins leaving NCCU for pro football

Star receiver, return specialist had lost eligibility at NCCU

May. 27, 2015 @ 06:59 PM

APR scores favorable for area schools

The intersection of athletics and academics at North Carolina perhaps offers added interest in Academic Progress Rate scores, which were released by the NCAA on Wednesday


May. 12, 2015 @ 08:33 AM

NCCU players fighting dismissals

Tia Clement and Imani Atkinson, two of the three N.C. Central women’s basketball players who had their scholarships taken away last month, are fighting to reverse the decision legally.