Sports: NCCU

Feb. 28, 2015 @ 05:35 PM

No contest: NCCU women fall on Senior Day

After never trailing in a win against Morgan State a week ago, the North Carolina Central women’s team found itself on the other end of the box score in a 50-33 loss to Bethune-Cookman in Saturday’s Senior Day game.

Feb. 27, 2015 @ 10:59 PM

Jawara travels long road to NCCU Senior Day

Karamo Jawara is this season’s lone four-year player, and without him, NCCU would have a much different look.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 07:45 PM

Duke roars by Eagles

NCCU got on the board first with Eric Kimber scoring off a wild pitch in the first, but Duke came roaring back with a run in every subsequent inning to win 12-1.

Feb. 21, 2015 @ 08:06 PM

NCCU women get wire-to-wire win

The N.C. Central women’s basketball team found itself in unfamiliar territory Saturday. In their 63-47 win against Morgan State, the Eagles never trailed — the first time all season that’s happened.

Feb. 21, 2015 @ 10:01 PM

NCCU tops Morgan State, clinches share of MEAC title

N.C. Central improves to 13-0 in league play and clinched a a share of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference men's basketballl regular-season title Saturday with a 74-59 home win over Morgan State.

Feb. 20, 2015 @ 09:16 PM

NCCU finds strength in team defense

NCCU (20-6, 12-0 MEAC) ranks second in NCAA Division-I field goal defense, holding opponents to 35.2 percent from the floor — only undefeated No. 1 Kentucky ranks ahead of NCCU in that category.

Feb. 17, 2015 @ 12:53 PM

NCCU to retire jersey of alum, Celtics legend Sam Jones

NCCU will retire the jersey of Sam Jones, alum and Celtics legend, in a ceremony during the men's and women's basketball double header against N.C. A&T March 5. 

Feb. 17, 2015 @ 12:12 AM

NCCU tops FAMU for 30TH straight MEAC win

Eagles Reach 20-Win Benchmark for Third Straight Season

Feb. 17, 2015 @ 12:11 AM

NCCU women lose second-half lead to Florida A&M

The Lady Eagles gave up an eight-point second-half advantage and allowed Florida A&M to rally for a 65-58 win.

Feb. 15, 2015 @ 07:36 PM

Smith allowed NCCU’s Moton into UNC family

Moton, now the head basketball coach at North Carolina Central, still considers himself to be a part of the family Smith created in Chapel Hill.

Feb. 14, 2015 @ 09:44 PM

NCCU men still perfect in MEAC after late scare; women fall

N.C. Central remained alone atop the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference standings after scratching out a 65-51 win at Bethune-Cookman Saturday night.

Feb. 12, 2015 @ 09:51 PM

Marrow, NCCU look to continue improvement

After injury-plagued 2014 season, Eagles hope to see more wins this spring

Feb. 10, 2015 @ 08:16 PM


Check out who's doing what at NCCU, Duke and UNC.

Feb. 07, 2015 @ 09:22 PM

Classic Jawara leads NCCU past N.C. A&T 58-44

N.C. Central's Karamo Jawara poured in 14 points and added eight rebounds in a 58-44 win against North Carolina A&T in Corbett Sports Center.

Feb. 07, 2015 @ 07:38 PM

No second half miracles for Eagle women who fall at A&T

Down 11 in the second half, the N.C. Central women’s basketball team needed a run. It wasn’t unreasonable to think that the Eagles could manufacture a late run — after all, they’d done it in five of their six wins this season.
But NCCU (6-16, 4-6 MEAC) couldn’t dig out of the hole, only scoring 10 points in the second half of a 58-33 loss to rival North Carolina A&T Saturday afternoon.