Sports: NCCU

Nov. 08, 2014 @ 08:50 PM

HOMECOMING HAMMERING: NCCU dominates Hampton

Malcolm Bell accounted for three touchdowns and the N.C. Central defense stymied Hampton for a 47-13 victory on Saturday.


Nov. 07, 2014 @ 02:01 PM

NCCU chases home win as MEAC dominoes fall

The Eagles need to make sure they don’t fall Saturday, Nov. 8, when homecoming guest Hampton shows up to crash the party (2 p.m., NCCUEaglePride.com).


Nov. 04, 2014 @ 09:17 PM

Ex-NCCU LB Tuppins making the cut on and off the field

About the only thing Allonte Tuppins can do for the Eagles is root hard from his seat at O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium this weekend. “It’s their time to shine now,” Tuppins said.


Nov. 02, 2014 @ 08:09 PM

NCCU looking for three wins and plenty of help

Bethune-Cookman beat N.C. Central on Saturday. That roughed up the road to the MEAC championship for the Eagles.


Nov. 01, 2014 @ 09:28 PM

NCCU comes up short as Bethune-Cookman pulls away late

Anthony Jordan rushed for three touchdowns in the fourth quarter, helping Bethune-Cookman surge late past N.C. Central 34-20 on Saturday. The Wildcats (7-2, 4-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) reeled off 21 unanswered points in the final quarter.

 


Oct. 31, 2014 @ 04:28 PM

NCCU, Bethune-Cookman thinking MEAC title

Bethune-Cookman (6-2, 3-1 MEAC) hosts N.C. Central (4-4, 3-1 MEAC) at Municipal Stadium in Daytona Beach, Florida, Saturday, Nov. 1 (4 p.m., NCCUEaglePride.com).


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 08:50 PM

NCCU looks to put pressure on Bethune-Cookman Saturday

Bethune-Cookman's quarterbacks have fallen 34 times to opposing pass rushers this season and that could be key when the Eagles of N.C. Central visit Daytona, Fla., on Saturday for a big MEAC showdown.


Oct. 28, 2014 @ 08:03 PM

Graduation success rates: Duke 97%, UNC 86%, NCCU 66%

Graduation Success Rate (GSR) results released Tuesday by the NCAA indicated that 97 percent of freshmen student-athletes receiving scholarship aid or recruited individuals participating in programs that do not offer athletic aid graduated from Duke within six years. ... UNC Chapel Hill came in at 86 percent, N.C. Central 66 percent.


Oct. 28, 2014 @ 07:59 PM

NCCU’s Mack almost joined Jenkins’ Bethune-Cookman staff

Coaches are in the talent-acquisition business, the general thought with that having to do with one skipper beating another one to the next great player. But coaches recruit coaches, too, and Bethune-Cookman’s Brian Jenkins once made a play for N.C. Central's Jerry Mack.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 07:23 PM

Hasic's hands huge for NCCU

NCCU coach Jerry Mack said Eagles wide receiver Anas Hasic had been playing up-and-down. Based on what Hasic did against Savannah State, he appears to be catching on.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 08:06 PM

NCCU in hunt for MEAC title

Eagles still in it to win it in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 08:06 PM

NCCU pounds Savannah State into submission

Malcolm Bell threw for 287 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 72 yards and two touchdowns to lead N.C. Central to a 42-14 victory over Savannah State on Saturday.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 04:10 PM

NCCU looks for key win against 0-fer Tigers

NCCU (3-4, 2-1 MEAC) will be aiming to boost its overall record to the .500 mark against Savannah State Saturday, Oct. 25 (2 p.m., NCCU Sports Network). A second conference loss for the Eagles would make their chances of winning the MEAC title dicey at best.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 04:00 PM

GameDay | NCCU

Savannah State vs. N.C. Central (Oct. 25, 2014)


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 06:56 PM

Savannah St. at NCCU: Young Tigers wary of tough Eagles

When Savannah State shows up Saturday at O’Kelly-Riddick Stadium to play N.C. Central (2 p.m., NCCU Sports Network), the Tigers, because of injuries, will be working with their fourth signal caller of the season. Two freshman quarterbacks are listed on the depth chart, Tino Smith II (6-2, 215) and Michael Knox (6-3, 205).