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Bengals sink Vikings, 77-51

January 18, 2019

The Greensboro Coliseum Fieldhouse served as the site for the 2019 North Carolina Scholastic Basketball Classic on Saturday, Jan. 12. Game one featured the Greenfield Knights (16-4) vs. the Northwest Guilford Vikings (11-2). The Knights jumped out to an early lead and never trailed in the game. The Bengals dominated the boards on both ends […]


Tigers end Vikings’ fifth championship quest

January 4, 2019

The Ragsdale Tigers used a relentless full-court press and ball-hawking man-to-man defense to force 21 turnovers and come from six points behind in the fourth quarter for a 50-45 win over Northwest Guilford. “It’s about a bunch of seniors that came here that were really bad their freshman year that have turned this program around,” […]


Vikings upset Bengals, 68-67 OT

January 4, 2019

Northwest Guilford rallied from a five-point deficit in the final 1:05 of overtime to stun Greensboro Day School 68-67 for the win. The Vikings’ Brandon Thomas drove the length of the court and scored with 5.6 seconds left in overtime, and Northwest Guilford ended Greensboro Day’s record run of seven consecutive HEACO boys’ championships at […]


Tarik Cohen makes NFL Pro Bowl

December 28, 2018

CHICAGO – Tarik Cohen, an A&T alumnus and runningback for the Chicago Bears, was voted to participate in the 2019 NFL Pro Bowl as a return specialist. While Cohen is certainly proud of being recognized as one of the best in the game this season, there’s a different bowl game he has his sights set […]


Aggies win back to back Celebration Bowls

December 21, 2018

In its only two losses this season, A&T had a chance to run out the clock at the end of both games but instead surrendered the ball back to their opponents who then drove down the field and kicked game-winning field goals as time expired. Therefore, it could be viewed as “poetic justice” when the […]


Aggies go for back to back national titles

December 14, 2018

The journey has been long and often unpredictable, but A&T’s quest to defend its 2017 HBCU national title finally culminates this weekend with a season-ending showdown against a familiar foe. Alcorn State, who the Aggies defeated in the inaugural Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl back in 2015, has again emerged as the king of the […]


Falcons rally past Panthers

December 7, 2018

Southeast Falcons 21 Dudley Panthers 18 The Falcons of Southeast Guilford trailed 12-0 at the half but rallied for a 21-18 win over the Dudley Panthers in the NCHSAA 3-AA East quarterfinals. Second-seeded Southeast (13-1) advances to play No. 4 Cleveland (12-2) this Friday in Shelby, N.C. at Bill Slayton Stadium. This game will determine […]


UNCG wins 13th straight home game

November 30, 2018

UNC Greensboro men’s basketball team on Tuesday evening set a new program record for consecutive home victories when the Spartans knocked off Greensboro College by a final of 111-33. The Spartans have now won 13 straight home games dating back to last December. The victory was also UNCG’s sixth straight this season as the Spartans […]


Barber Park basketball courts named for MEAC Commissioner

November 22, 2018

Long-time sports advocate and the first full-time Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Commissioner (MEAC), Kenneth “Ken” Free Sr., was honored at a groundbreaking ceremony on November 16 at Barber Park. Greensboro Parks and Recreation is naming a new outdoor basketball court and the existing indoor courts at the George C. Simkins Indoor Sports Pavilion at Barber Park […]


A&T keeps Bowl hopes alive with win over Norfolk State

November 9, 2018

There were no confirmed sightings of legendary A&T alumnus Jesse Jackson Sr. around campus last weekend during the Greatest Homecoming on Earth, but he would have been pleased to know the Aggie football team heeded his famous advice and made enough big plays down the stretch to keep their postseason hopes alive. After a sluggish […]


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