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A&T’s home track debut hits stride

April 15, 2016

North Carolina A&T track and field’s home debut had its positive moments Saturday afternoon during the Aggie Invitational at Irwin Belk Track. On Senior Day, senior Tiffany Ellick won the women’s triple jump. Junior sprinter Christopher Belcher had a day that included being a part of the men’s first-place 4×100 meter relay team and winning […]


A&T track team vies against world’s best

April 7, 2016

GAINSEVILLE, Fla. – The North Carolina A&T men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams faced competitors from around the world at the Pepsi Florida Relays last weekend on the Percy Beard Track of the University of Florida. After a weekend of seeing the planet’s best, director of track and field programs Duane Ross was […]


2016 ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament Photos

March 18, 2016

Lady Aggies win MEAC Tournament

NORFOLK, Va. – Aprill McRae and Christina Carter decided to transfer from Virgina Commonwealth University (VCU) because they believed in head coach Tarrell Robinson’s vision for winning a championship at North Carolina A&T State University. Dana Brown had the same aspirations when she transferred from UNC Wilmington. Courtney Powell decided to play one more season […]


A&T Aggies fall in double-overtime

March 11, 2016

NORFOLK, Va. – As the North Carolina A&T men’s basketball team came over to the bench at the end of the first overtime, Aggie senior Bruce Beckford summed it up best: “It’s March.” Indeed, the matchup between the sixth-seeded Aggies and the 11th-seeded Coppin State Eagles in the 2016 MEAC Basketball Championship Tournament at the […]


High School METRO 4-A Basketball: Eagles cruise by Panthers

February 26, 2016

The third seed Ben L. Smith Golden Eagles jump out to 13-0 lead over number one seed Dudley Panthers (16-7) and never looked back in a 64-57 win. Smith (15-11) led the entire game by no less than 11 to 18 points until the last three minutes. They led 40-25 at half time. Smith head […]


CIAA Tournament 2016

February 19, 2016

The nation’s second oldest African American conference, the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA), will hold its 71st annual basketball tournament in the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte. Men’s tournament play will kickoff on Tuesday, February 23 through Saturday, February 27. Championship games begin at 4 p.m. with women’s play while the men’s game starts […]


Cy Alexander resigns as A&T men’s basketball coach

February 5, 2016

North Carolina A&T men’s basketball coach Cy Alexander has resigned his position effective immediately. Associate head coach Jay Joyner will serve as interim head coach for the remainder of the season, Director of Athletics Earl M. Hilton III announced on Friday, Jan. 29. Joyner made his Division I head coaching debut last Saturday when the […]


Super Bowl Bound

January 29, 2016

CHARLOTTE – Cam Newton threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more, and linebacker Luke Kuechly and safeties Kurt Coleman and Tre Boston came up with two takeaways apiece as the Carolina Panthers claimed the final coveted spot in Super Bowl 50 with a 49-15 triumph over the Arizona Cardinals at Bank of America […]


Duke handles Wake Forest

January 15, 2016

WINSTON-SALEM – Despite 20-point scoring efforts from seniors Devin Thomas and Codi Miller-McIntyre, the Wake Forest men’s basketball team fell, 91-75, to No. 14-ranked Duke in its first home ACC game of the season on Wednesday, Jan. 6, at the LJVM Coliseum. The reigning NCAA champion Blue Devils improved to 13-2 with a 2-0 league […]


UNCG women rout NCCU, 103-56

January 8, 2016

The Spartans came one point shy of matching a program record for points scored with a 103-56 win over NCCU.


40th HAECO Invitational Tournament

January 1, 2016

Northwest Lady Vikings are repeat champs The Northwest Guilford Vikings won their second consecutive HAECO Invitational girls’ basketball tournament with a 47-32 win over the Page Pirates. Viking senior Hayley Barber won her second consecutive MVP award while also being named to the All-Tournament team. Barber and Morgan Pointer both scored 11 points apiece to […]


Aggies ‘Celebrate’ Championship

December 23, 2015

ATLANTA – There is a saying that permeates inside the Bryan Fitness and Wellness Center and Aggie Stadium on the campus of North Carolina A&T State University. If something good happens, keep paying. If something bad happens, keep playing. There was plenty of good and bad that happened to N.C. A&T during the inaugural Air […]


4-AA Football Championship: Mallard Creek overpowers Page

December 18, 2015

Quarterback James Smith had a big game for Mallard Creek (Charlotte). He lead the Mavericks to a 49-6 victory over Page in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s state 4-AA football championship game played at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh. Mallard Creek led 7-0 after one quarter but capitalized on six Page turnovers to score […]


Charlotte Catholic ends Dudley’s championship quest

December 11, 2015

The unbeaten Charlotte Catholic Cougars (15-0) ended any hopes of the Dudley Panthers (13-2) playing for a state championship with a 17-8 victory at Tarpley Stadium Friday, Dec. 4. The Cougars scored first and capitalized on a Dudley bad snap over the kicker’s head. The Panthers’ defense held the Cougars to a 39-yard field goal. […]


Dudley, Northern & Page advance in football playoffs

December 5, 2015

All three area teams are now just one game away from reaching the state championship.


Eagles soar over Aggies, win share of MEAC title

November 30, 2015

N.C. A&T to represent MEAC at Celebration Bowl in Atlanta The North Carolina Central defense kept the North Carolina A&T offense out of the end zone until late in the fourth quarter while the Eagles ground out a 21-16 win over the Aggies to earn a share of its second straight MEAC title with a […]


Panthers, Pirates and Storm advance in NCHSAA play-offs

November 20, 2015

Dudley Panthers The Dudley Panthers enjoyed home field advantage as they faced the McDowell Titans in the N.C. High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) football playoffs. Dudley scored on its first three possessions against the Titans in a 54-0 rout at Tarpley Stadium. The Panthers (11-1) unleashed seven running backs who amassed 407 rushing yards and […]


Dudley beats Southeast, earns Metro 4-A No.1 seed

November 13, 2015

The Dudley Panthers spoiled Southeast Guilford’s Senior Night ceremony with a 49-6 romp over the Falcons. With the victory, Dudley clinched the Metro 4-A Championship and the number one seed in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) 4-A state football playoff. Dudley will host No. 16 McDowell Friday night at Tarpley Stadium. Southeast […]


Dudley mauls Page

November 6, 2015

The Dudley High Panthers took a giant step toward winning their second consecutive Metro 4-A Conference football championship with a 35-7 win over Page High Friday night at a Tarpley Stadium filled to capacity. With the win, Dudley improved to 9-1 overall, and 4-0 in Metro 4A while Page fell to 8-2, 3-1. Dudley will […]


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