Murray State Wins 2019 OVC Women’s Golf Championship

MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – Murray State capped a start-to-finish lead on Wednesday to capture the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Golf Championship at The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at The Shoals. The Racers led by three shots after day one and five shots after the second round before breaking it open on the final day […]

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Claflin softball team clinches the CIAA Southern Division

Salisbury, N.C. – In their first season competing in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) the Claflin University Lady Panthers softball team shut out Livingstone in a Southern Division contest, winning game one 8-0 and game two 18-0, to finish undefeated at 18-0.  The Lady Panthers, who sits at 32-15 on the season, clinched the Southern […]

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Maryland Eastern Shore punches ticket to NCAA Tournament

CHESAPEAKE, Virginia — Three days of bowling for a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Championship came down to three balls from the right hand of a freshman who didn’t join the University of Maryland Eastern Shore until the beginning of the spring semester. Trailing North Carolina A&T State 200-161 and building on a spare by junior Brigitte […]

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MEAC champion North Carolina Central headed to Dayton

NORFOLK, VA–The reward for North Carolina Central, fresh off its third straight Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) men’s basketball tournament championship, is a date on Wednesday to face North Dakota State in the NCAA Tournament’s First Four. North Carolina Central parlayed a 12-0 run to start the second half and some suffocating defense into a 50-47 […]

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Bethune-Cookman denies Norfolk State for MEAC title

NORFOLK, VA—Angel Golden dropped 18 points and Chasimmie Brown grabbed 16 rebounds as No. 3 Bethune-Cookman used a strong second half to overtake Norfolk State 57-45 to claim the 2019 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) women’s basketball championship Saturday at the Scope Arena. The Wildcats (21-10) won their first-ever MEAC tournament title and claim the MEAC’s […]

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Prairie View A&M men’s basketball team going dancing

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Overcoming a 13-point deficit early on, Prairie View A&M (22-12) topped Texas Southern (21-13) in a thrilling 92-86 contest to win the 2019 Toyota SWAC Basketball Tournament. The win takes Coach Byron Smith and the Panthers to March Madness for the first time since 1998. Prairie View A&M will now play Fairleigh […]

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Cole Leads Howard to quarterfinal win over Bethune-Cookman

NORFOLK, Va. – Sophomore guard R.J. Cole, the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Player of the Year, recorded game highs of 23 points and nine assists to lead Howard University to an 80-71 victory over Bethune-Cookman University in the quarterfinals of the MEAC Tournament on Thursday night inside Norfolk Scope Arena. Cole scored 17 of his 23 […]

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Hawks finish season strong by knocking off Delaware State

PRINCESS ANNE, Maryland — The University of Maryland Eastern Shore had spent the last two games — both losses — looking for the play that had earned it second place in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference standings. On Thursday night, at the William P. Hytche Athletic Center, they found it pretty early. The Hawks (16-13, 12-4 […]

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Morgan State takes away Maryland Eastern Shore’s mojo

PRINCESS ANNE, Maryland — The University of Maryland Eastern Shore suffered perhaps its most disappointing loss of the season nine days ago in Dover as the team couldn’t find the game that got it to 11 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference victories. Morgan State took advantage of the Hawks’ slow start in the first quarter to win […]

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Elizabeth City State upends Shaw in CIAA Tourney win

Charlotte, NC – Day one of the 2019 CIAA Women’s Basketball Tournament tipped-off this evening at Bojangles Coliseum. Monday’s action featured the first opening round matchup between the Elizabeth City State Vikings and the Shaw Lady Bears. Food Lion MVP Asia Deal scored 22 points to lead four double-figure scorers as Elizabeth City State relied […]

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Trojans’ upset bid of No. 10 Stanford bid comes up short

LOS ANGELES, CA-Defense matters. For three of the four quarters that the USC women’s basketball team engaged in with No. 10 Stanford, the Trojans were at their best, limiting the Cardinal to 11, 15, and 13 points, respectively. USC was able to hold Stanford to just 39 points in those periods because of the Cardinal sloppy play. […]

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Chowan’s women snaps losing skid against Elizabeth City State

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – The Chowan women’s basketball team snapped a four-game skid as the Hawks use a dominant third quarter against rival, Elizabeth City State, in CIAA Northern Division action on Saturday afternoon on the road. Chowan defeated Elizabeth City State, 78-61. Jordan Pettaway led the Hawks with 15 points and six rebounds.  Mariah Coker, Jada Lee, and Danielle […]

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Grambling State runs past Alcorn State

GRAMBLING, LA | Three Grambling State University men’s basketball players reached double figures in scoring as the Grambling State University men’s basketball team rolled past Alcorn State, 77-42, in a Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) game on Monday night at the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. Grambling State (8-9 overall, 2-2 SWAC), which have now won two […]

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