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Aggies lose but still in title hunt
Monday, September 24, 2018
GREENSBORO – North Carolina A&T lost to Morgan State 16-13, thanks to a 36-yard field goal by kicker Alex Raya as time expired. There are some realities that go along with that reality. The Aggies lost their first football game in 665 days. Their ownership of the longest current winning streak in the Division I-FCS has ended at 15. N.C.
HBCUs are the 'in' thing – for now
Friday, September 21, 2018
While most of HBCU football was put on hold last weekend, basketball was making some news. Former NBA All-Star Kenny Anderson was named men’s basketball coach at Fisk University. The Tennessean newspaper reported that Anderson was picked from over 200 applicants. There was a time not so long ago that this would have been major stop-the-traffic news.
Bowie State brings high-octane offense to St. Aug’s
Thursday, September 20, 2018
North Carolina A&T had a bye week last week, but remain at No. 4 in the latest STATS FCS Top 25 Poll. The Aggies also received three first-place votes. They host Morgan State on Saturday. Darius Leonard, left, former South Carolina State star and three-time MEAC defensive player of the year, got his first sack as a pro. Leonard, a member of the
St. Aug's Kindred headed to Canada
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Former St. Augustine’s forward Joel Kindred has signed a pro contract to play with the Halifax Hurricanes of the National Basketball League of Canada. Kindred previously played in Spain for the Cantaires Tortosa, where he averaged 19 points, seven rebounds and two assists per game. Kindred was the 2011-12 CIAA rookie of the year and joined the
Michael Jordan donates $2M for hurricane relief
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
CHARLOTTE — Michael Jordan grew up playing high school basketball in Wilmington, North Carolina. So when the former NBA star watched the destruction caused by Hurricane Florence to his hometown and surrounding area, he acted quickly to help. The six-time NBA champion and Charlotte Hornets owner donated $2 million on Tuesday to assist residents of the
A&T mourns the passing of coach Don Corbett
Friday, September 14, 2018
GREENSBORO – Don Corbett, the legendary North Carolina A&T men’s basketball coach who led the Aggies to seven MEAC Tournament championships over 14 seasons, has died at the age of 75 from cancer. Corbett’s seven titles occurred consecutively from 1982-88. The mark is still tied with the University of Kentucky for the longest such
Shaw finds ‘gem’ in Hunt
Friday, September 14, 2018
Devon Hunt had barely stepped foot on campus, let alone taken a snap in practice, but Shaw coaches took one look and knew “he was going to be special.” Three seasons later, Hunt has been all-conference every year, was voted the 2016 CIAA rookie of the year, has been named a candidate on the 2018 Black College Football Player of the Year Award
3 black women designed LeBron James’ new shoes
Thursday, September 13, 2018
The first LeBron signature shoe to be reimagined by female designers has been born. Three black designers from Harlem – Kimberly Goldson, Felisha Noel, and Undra Celeste Duncan – were selected to tackle the project based on their previous work and passion for sports. At the request of Nike and James, the trio of designers first traveled to Nike
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Aggies lose but still in title hunt

GREENSBORO – North Carolina A&T lost to Morgan State 16-13, thanks to a 36-yard field

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