Sports: NCCU

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.

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 01:34 PM

Eagles discovering what's in a name

Feb. 18, 2014 @ 12:20 AM

Another 20-win season for NCCU

The Eagles have won 12 games in a row.

Feb. 17, 2014 @ 09:51 PM

Tigers scratch Lady Eagles

NCCU committed 33 turnovers against Savannah State.

Feb. 17, 2014 @ 06:10 PM

With TV date ahead, NCCU travels to Savannah

Before playing March 3 game in Durham on ESPNU, Eagles and Tigers play in Savannah, Ga., tonight

Feb. 15, 2014 @ 10:29 PM

NCCU rips S.C. State for 11th straight win, extends MEAC lead

Jeremy Ingram scored 22 points as N.C. Central topped South Carolina State 67-53 on the road Saturday.

Feb. 14, 2014 @ 06:56 PM

1st place NCCU eyes top seed for MEAC Tournament

An NCCU win tonight at South Carolina State (6 p.m.) gets the Eagles closer to a prime spot in the conference tourney at Norfolk Scope Arena in Norfolk, Va., where the winner picks up the league’s lone ticket to the NCAA Tournament.

Feb. 11, 2014 @ 08:36 PM

Moton stresses defense to MEAC-leading N.C. Central

It’s a straightforward to-do list for NCCU: Finish first in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. Win the MEAC Tournament, which would send NCCU to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in school history.

Feb. 10, 2014 @ 11:58 PM

21 home wins and counting for red-hot NCCU men

Make that 21 home wins in a row for N.C. Central. The latest NCCU victory in McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium arrived in the win column Monday night against Florida A&M, a 92-49 decision that avenged NCCU's only MEAC loss of the year.

Feb. 11, 2014 @ 09:25 PM

Grice is right as FAMU women best NCCU women

Jasmine Grice.scored 18 points in the first half against N.C. Central as Florida A&M built an 11-point halftime lead en route to a 70-63 win on Monday.

Feb. 09, 2014 @ 06:59 PM

NCCU seeks revenge as FAMU comes to town

Eagles welcome the only MEAC team to topple them to their "Jungle" tonight

Feb. 08, 2014 @ 07:30 PM

Lady Eagles fall in double-OT thriller at home

N.C. Central’s Jessica Freeman went to the well and dipped big buckets for the Lady Eagles until the shots dried up in double overtime against Bethune-Cookman. It took the Wildcats an extra 10 minutes beyond regulation to finally scratch the Eagles in McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium on Saturday. The visitors from Daytona Beach, Fla., beat NCCU 66-60.

Feb. 08, 2014 @ 11:03 PM

Groves leads balanced attack as NCCU stops Bethune-Cookman

Reggie Groves scored 15 points and N.C. Central trampled Bethune-Cookman 77-54 on Saturday, expanding their winning streak to nine games while staying atop the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.