Sports: NCCU

Oct. 10, 2014 @ 11:23 AM

NCCU faces tough road test at 1st place S.C. State

NCCU coach Jerry Mack says his Eagles can do a lot to show that they’re serious contenders to win the MEAC championship with a win in Orangeburg, South Carolina today (2 p.m., NCCUEaglePride.com).


Oct. 09, 2014 @ 06:28 PM

MEAC basketball programs to take on heavyweights

Comments from Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference basketball coaches about how tough their nonconference games would be sounded like instant replays during the league’s preseason teleconference Thursday.


Oct. 09, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

S.C. State ‘D’ poses major obstacle to NCCU runners

N.C. A&T went into last weekend’s football game against S.C. State averaging 243.4 rushing yards per game and managed only 43.against the Bulldogs. Those same Bulldogs will hunt N.C. Central Eagles on Saturday (2 p.m., NCCUEaglePride.com).


Oct. 08, 2014 @ 01:50 PM

NCCU’s Mack: Low-scoring S.C. State capable of more

The S.C. State Bulldogs haven’t been scoring a lot of points. They’ve been winning. Just not scoring a lot. It’s not particularly heart healthy, S.C. State coach Buddy Pough said.


Oct. 07, 2014 @ 06:46 PM

LB Jeremy Thompson is NCCU's new Tasmanian Devil

Former Southern High School star Jeremy Thompson is quickly filling big shoes left by departed NCCU star Taz Foster.


Oct. 06, 2014 @ 06:52 PM

Three Eagles best in MEAC on Saturday

NCCU's Malcolm Bell, Clevonne Davis and C.J. Moore played really good ball this past weekend.


Oct. 06, 2014 @ 05:19 PM

NCCU has improved running game for S.C. State

Eagles feel good about the 147 yards they churned out in win over Howard on Saturday


Oct. 04, 2014 @ 09:27 PM

NCCU takes ‘S’ off Superman Greg McGhee’s cape

Superman came to O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium Saturday. But the N.C. Central Eagles made Howard quarterback Greg McGhee look more mortal than normal in a 27-22 win over the Bison.


Oct. 03, 2014 @ 11:34 PM

GameDay | NCCU

Howard vs. N.C. Central


Oct. 03, 2014 @ 04:08 PM

Despite 1-3 start, Mack says NCCU not 'bad' football team

The preseason player of the year in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference comes to N.C. Central's O'Kelly-Riddick Stadium on Saturday.


Oct. 02, 2014 @ 03:30 PM

Trash talking Eagle DBs hope to rattle Bison receivers

Howard (1-4, 0-2 MEAC) will show up Saturday at NCCU’s O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium (2 p.m., NCCUEaglePride.com) with a group of receivers who dropped 10 passes last week during a loss to N.C. A&T. They dropped balls that would have been touchdowns, Howard coach Gary Harrell said.


Oct. 01, 2014 @ 05:03 PM

NCCU to take on Tar Heels in Chapel Hill Nov. 14

As inconsistent as Roy Williams’ North Carolina Tar Heels have been lately, and as steady as LeVelle Moton’s N.C. Central Eagles were last season, NCCU fans have legit reasons to like the Eagles’ chances when the teams meet at the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill on Nov. 14 (8 p.m., ESPNU).


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:44 PM

Containing Howard QB McGhee like playing with fire

Howard quarterback Greg McGhee is spectacular. He’s the preseason player of the year in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference and last week against N.C. A&T accounted for 330 of the 396 yards of total offense that Howard generated. McGhee (6-3, 210) threw for 237 yards and a touchdown, and he ran for 93 yards and a touchdown.


Sep. 29, 2014 @ 11:39 PM

Howard's McGhee scary good

NCCU hosts Howard on Saturday at 2 p.m.


Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:17 PM

NCCU's Moton dishes nearly 100 assists to single moms

N.C. Central's basketball players and coaches would tell you that showing love to single mothers was like food to their souls.