The North Carolina Central University baseball program will host 30 games at the Durham Athletic Park (DAP) during the 2015 season as fourth year head coach Jim Koerner announced.
Heading into its first conference games of the season in the midst of a brutal eight-game marathon, the N.C. Central men’s basketball team found its secret weapon. It’s not a player, a new play or even a new pair of shoes. Oh no, coach LeVelle Moton’s squad has unlocked the power of the ice bath.
Both NCCU coach LeVelle Moton and his team's fans have lofty expectations for the Eagles.
The league is addressing educational costs, loss-of-value insurance and scholarship renewals for its student athletes.
Some players are too selfish. But N.C. Central coach LeVelle Moton said it's just the opposite for senior forward Karamo Jawara.
N.C. Central used a 14-2 run midway through the second half and played lockdown defense the rest of the way to hold off the Lumberjacks of Northern Arizona 40-36 to win the 2014 Emerald Coast Classic consolation bracket championship.
Tisha Dixon’s free-throw line jumper with 27.6 seconds left pulled N.C. Central to within two points of UNC Asheville at McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium on Friday. Racquel Davis would score five points during the remaining time to give the Eagles a 55-52 win.
N.C. Central routs Eastern Illinois 65-40 in Emerald Coast Classic Friday, will meet Northern Arizona at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, in next round at Niceville, Fla.
A monster game from N.C. Central’s Racquel “Rocky” Davis couldn’t get her team past Winthrop. The visitors from Rock Hill, South Carolina beat NCCU 71-63 at McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium on Tuesday.
Underdog N.C. Central kept undefeated Cincinnati honest Tuesday night, trailing by six points at the half and keeping the margin right there through most of the final 10 minutes of regulation before the Bearcats held off the Eagles 59-50.
Isaiah Zierden scored 20 points, including 8 of 9 from the line, to lead Creighton over visiting N.C. Central 65-45 on Sunday.
Nimrod Hilliard is expected to be in the starting lineup when NCCU visits Creighton Sunday, Nov. 23 (4 p.m., FS1). But the role backup walk-on Kevin Crawford II played in his stead Tuesday night has the Eagles talking.
N.C. Central beat main rival N.C. A&T to win a share of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference championship. A&T would have won the title outright with a win over NCCU. But turnovers caught up witht he Aggies, A&T coach Rod Broadway said.
Charles “Tex” Harrison, a Harlem Globetrotters legend who played basketball at N.C. Central in the 1950s, passed away on Thursday at 81.