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SCSU's Pough sees silver lining in money games
Friday, September 20, 2019
Like most HBCU football coaches, South Carolina State coach Buddy Pough has played his share of “money games.” Over the years, the Bulldogs have lost 59-0 and 73-7 to Clemson. And while the debate continues over whether these games help or hurt HBCUs, Pough sees a silver lining – outside of that paycheck. S.C. State has the most HBCU
 
And the first win goes to
Thursday, September 19, 2019
Bowie State’s remarkable comeback win over Shaw earned the Bulldogs a No. 25 ranking in the latest AFCA Division II Coaches Top 25 Poll. N.C. Central (0-3) vs. Elizabeth City State (0-2) Freshman place-kicker Adrian Olivo nailed four field goals for the Eagles against Gardner-Webb. Only one problem: that was all of NCCU’s scoring in the 21-12
 
B-CUs Hunt granted extra year
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Bethune-Cookman guard Ashanti Hunt was recently granted an extra year of eligibility for the 2019-20 season. Hunt suffered a season-ending injury just two games into last season. She was coming off a spectacular junior year that saw her earn the 2018 MEAC defensive player of the year. “We are extremely delighted to have Ashanti back,” coach
 
Different court: Maya Moore dedicated to criminal justice
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
NEW YORK — Maya Moore startled basketball when she stepped away from the WNBA before the season. She has spent a lot of her time trying to help a family friend overturn a conviction. Jonathan Irons has been incarcerated since 1997, convicted in the nonfatal shooting of a homeowner during a burglary. He is serving a 50-year sentence but has asked a
 
CBC panel spotlights black student-athletes
Monday, September 16, 2019
WASHINGTON– When Timon Kyle Durrett played basketball for Alcorn State University, his day began at 4:30 a.m. to get to practice by 5. Practice could last up to 1 hour and 45 minutes. Then class, mandatory lunch and more practice. He also had to study and do his homework. “You are flat-out exhausted,” Durrett said. “It can be very,
 
Martin runs wild in Aggies comeback win
Sunday, September 15, 2019
CHARLESTON, S.C. – Junior running back Jah-Maine Martin added to the lore that is” Running Back U” at N.C. A&T by rushing for 299 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Aggies to a come-from-behind 27-21 win over Charleston Southern. Former Aggie RB Maurice Hicks holds the best two performances with a then NCAA record 437 yards rushing
 
Bowie State rallies over Shaw
Saturday, September 14, 2019
RALEIGH – Shaw needed just 2 minutes 46 seconds to earn its first win over Bowie State under coach Adrian Jones. The Bears led 21-12 after senior wide receiver Marquise Gorham’s 39-yard touchdown run. Instead, Shaw lost 26-21 on outstanding back-to-back special teams play by Bowie or poor play by the Bears – depending on which side of
 
Critical matchups loom for CIAA, MEAC teams
Friday, September 13, 2019
We’re two weeks into the FCS season, and only two MEAC teams are still undefeated. Neither is named North Carolina A&T. Bethune-Cookman is 1-0 after having a bye week, while South Carolina State is 2-0 after thrashing SIAC Division II opponent Lane College 34-0 last weekend. The Bulldogs season-opening victory over Wofford is a little more
 
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