Sports: NCCU

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.

May. 21, 2014 @ 06:18 PM

Dedication is the key: Coach Jerry Mack on NCCU football

Done right, the game of football has a lot to offer a kid, the NFL notwithstanding, first-year N.C. Central coach Jerry Mack told the Durham Sports Club at Croasdaile Country Club Wednesday.

May. 16, 2014 @ 04:26 PM

The civil North-South war

Herald-Sun sports writer John McCann takes you to the big game during Old School Alumni Weekend.

May. 15, 2014 @ 06:04 PM

NCCU tops UMES to stay alive in MEAC Tournament

N.C. Central took full advantage of five Maryland Eastern Shore errors Thursday morning in the 2014 MEAC Baseball Tournament  on the way to a 10-5 win to stay alive in the now single-elimination loser's bracket at Marty Miller Field. The Eagles meet Norfolk State in round 3 at 10 a.m. Friday.

May. 15, 2014 @ 03:54 PM

Why we like Johnny Football

May. 14, 2014 @ 07:19 PM

NCCU lands 3 on all-MEAC team; falls in baseball tourney opener

Eagles to face Maryland Eastern Shore in MEAC Baseball Tournament loser's bracket game at 9 a.m. Thursday, May 15. ... Ortiz, Williamson, Simpson honored by MEAC ... NCCU falls to Norfolk State in MEAC opener 6-1.

May. 14, 2014 @ 02:39 PM

Raising Famous Jameis

Herald-Sun sports writer John McCann dives beyond the crab legs to bring you this update on Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston.

May. 13, 2014 @ 03:36 PM

Another Sterling situation

May. 12, 2014 @ 10:05 PM

Eagles seek elusive postseason success

N.C. Central looks for first MEAC Tournament win of Koerner's tenure

May. 10, 2014 @ 05:52 PM

NCCU boots 6-0 suspended game lead, falls to FAMU, No. 3 seed

 In a game that started on March 23, N.C. Central could not hang on to a 6-0 lead over Florida A&M as the Rattlers climbed all the way back thanks to Bennie Robinson’s RBI double in the bottom of the eighth to take down the Eagles 9-8 on Saturday afternoon at Moore-Kittles Field in Tallahassee, Fla.