Sports: NCCU

Mar. 06, 2014 @ 10:07 PM

NCCU women top Norfolk State to close regular season

N.C. Central closed out the regular season with a 63-53 MEAC women’s basketball road win at Norfolk State Thursday night.

Mar. 05, 2014 @ 07:39 PM

MEAC grudge match: NCCU puts it on the line at Norfolk State

NCCU took back seat to Norfolk State by one game in MEAC regular-season a year ago, but the teams didn't play. This time around, NCCU has clinched the No. 1 spot and meets No. 3 Norfolk State for the first time in two years Thursday, March 6.

Mar. 04, 2014 @ 06:55 PM

Lewis Bowling: NCCU's athletic tradition among richest in N.C.

A short list of the great athletes connected to NCCU will ultimately leave out many deserving name, but hopefully the following names will remind area college sports fans that NCCU stands proudly as a university in athletics along with academics.

Mar. 03, 2014 @ 10:26 PM

Eagles soar to MEAC title

OT win nets NCCU league regular-season championship for first time as a Division I team

Mar. 03, 2014 @ 07:34 PM

NCCU women drop home finale to Savannah State

Savannah State shoots 55 percent to roll over Eagles

Mar. 02, 2014 @ 09:28 PM

NCCU shoots for MEAC title

Eagles face Savannah State in ESPNU telecast needing a win for league regular-season championship

Mar. 01, 2014 @ 10:20 PM

NCCU romps, clinches share of 1st in MEAC regular season

NCCU bids farewell to seniors in next-to-last home game. Eagles can win regular-season title outright with win on national TV Monday night.

Mar. 01, 2014 @ 11:19 PM

Lady Eagle seniors celebrate 'their' day with big win

NCCU gets sweet win.

Feb. 28, 2014 @ 11:54 PM

NCCU eyes regular-season MEAC title, hosts S.C. State

The Eagles have won 14 games in a row.

Feb. 25, 2014 @ 10:28 PM

NCCU takes down NJIT on road in late-season non-MEAC tilt

 Jeremy Ingram scored 28 points and gathered seven rebounds as North Carolina Central ran up a 28-point halftime lead and cruised to an 81-62 win over New Jersey Institute of Technology on Tuesday.

Feb. 24, 2014 @ 07:13 PM

NCCU rolling, gets tad bit of love in AP poll

NCCU this week received a top-25 vote in the Associated Press poll for the first time since becoming a Division I program in the 2007-08 season.


Feb. 24, 2014 @ 06:26 PM

Triangle touted as landing spot for CIAA tourney

The Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority estimated that last year’s CIAA tournaments generated a $47.17 million economic impact for Charlotte and the immediate surrounding area.

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 09:27 PM

NCCU women take it on chin at rival N.C. A&T

N.C. Central played from behind, again, this time down 17 at halftime on the road against N.C. A&T on Saturday in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. Jessica Freeman could not shoot her team out of the jam, and the Aggies won 79-51.

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 10:36 PM

1st place NCCU men rein in MEAC rival N.C. A&T on the road

N.C. Central beat N.C. A&T 73-55 on Saturday, sweeping the series with its main rival.

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 10:03 PM

2013 MEAC upset on NCCU's mind as Aggie-Eagle day dawns

NCCU looks to sweep N.C. A&T, which ended the Eagles' season a year ago in the MEAC Tournament.