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Rams looking to continue dominance
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Winston-Salem State is seeking its third CIAA championship in four years and a fourth NCAA playoff appearance. With a new name at the helm, does the rest of the league have a chance? The Rams don’t expect to miss a beat after the departure of former head coach Connell Maynor. Defensive coordinator Kienus Boulware has been a coach-in-the-waiting for
 
Eagles seek ‘a season of change’
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
DURHAM – New coach Jerry Mack isn’t the only major adjustment for N.C. Central’s upcoming football season. Gone is quarterback Jordan Reid, who ended his college career with the school’s best completion percentage (55.9), and linebacker Tazmon Foster, who set a single-season record in tackles with 144. But Mack says change is good.
 
Little League star challenges MLB pitcher to ‘pitch-off’
Sunday, August 17, 2014
Thirteen-year-old Mo’ne Davis has pitched her way to notoriety after throwing a complete game shutout to send her team, the Taney Dragons, to the Little League Baseball World Series. Mo’ne, believed to be the first African-American girl (and the 18th girl) to play in the LLBWS, challenged Major League pitcher Clayton Kershaw, considered the
 
Durham AAU team wins title
Thursday, August 14, 2014
DURHAM – The Durham Bullz All-Starz brought home the gold after winning the National Basketball Travel Association Championship. The two teams of sixth and eighth graders were among 300 teams to participate in the annual NTBA tournament last month in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. After four days of pool play, the All-Starz won the single-elimination
 
Questions abound in CIAA season
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Connell Maynor is gone. Did he take Winston-Salem State’s dominance with him? Was Virginia State’s run a fluke, or has second-year coach Latrell Scott turned the program around? And can the Trojans live down “the fight”? Those are just some of the questions posed for the upcoming CIAA football season. Maynor’s departure only
 
CIAA North out to break title streak
Thursday, August 14, 2014
The “luncheon fight” saga is over, and the CIAA football championship game is back in Durham. The Northern Division has lost the past 11 title games – not counting last season’s cancellation, of course. Can they break the streak? • Virginia State. The Trojans are arguably the second-best team heading into the new season. Under
 
Charlotte bids to host future NBA All-Star game
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
CHARLOTTE — Hornets owner Michael Jordan, a 14-time NBA All-Star, is pushing to bring the big game back to Charlotte. The Hornets, in conjunction with the Charlotte Sports Foundation, announced plans Tuesday to submit a bid to host the NBA All-Star Weekend in 2017 or 2018. A contingent of Hornets employees and city officials planned to fly to New
 
10-year-old gets NCCU scholarship
Sunday, August 10, 2014
When Howell Brown III, a 10-year-old boy who is recovering from a rare brain tumor, left his Durham home with his mom Sue Brown on Sunday afternoon, he thought he was going to N.C. Central’s Alfonzo Elder Student Union to play games and hang out with members of the NCCU football team. But before the fun and games, Howell was greeted by reporters and
 
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