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2016 Rio Olympic Games

August 4, 2016

The 2016 Summer Olympic Games are set to begin this Friday, August 5 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, home of some of the world’s most breathtaking scenery and landmarks. Spectators of the Rio Games, can frolick and dine at great restaurants along Copacabana Beach. Visitors can also partake in a Caipirinha, the national drink of […]


Athletes gather in Greensboro for the USA Masters Games

July 29, 2016

It may not be the pomp and circumstance of the Rio Olympic Games, but this week Greensboro was the site of the USA Masters Games for adults. More than 2,500 athletes representing 40 states and a dozen countries traveled to the Gate City for the biennial sports festival for adults ages 20 to 80. The […]


41st Annual NCCA All-Star Games

July 21, 2016

Boys: East routs West 119-98 The East was able to turn a three-point halftime advantage into a third quarter, 73-55 lead at North Carolina Coaches Association (NCCA) All-Star Game. Robert Colon scored 11 points in the decisive run for the East. He hit three three-pointers during the flurry. Colon, a Winston-Salem State signee, scored all […]


GSO Swim Association’s City Championships

July 15, 2016

The Greensboro Community Swim Association held its 2016 City Championship meet last weekend at the Greensboro Aquatic Center. One member of the Greensboro Community YMCA Bears Swim Team, 14-year-old Omega Pinnix, made her mark at the city meet. In Greek, Omega represents the twenty-fourth and last letter of the alphabet. While it falls at the […]


Three locals take their marks at New Balance

June 17, 2016

Three local athletes will compete in the 2016 New Balance Outdoor Nationals (NBON) this weekend at N.C. A&T’s Irwin Belk track complex. During the NCHSAA 4-A State Championships, Tamera Clark, a High Point Central junior sprinter qualified for the NBON with the fifth fastest time in the nation in the 100m. Clark didn’t qualify for […]


A&T’s Brown, Belcher advance to NCAA Championships

June 3, 2016

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Two North Carolina A&T track and field athletes advanced to the 2016 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday during the second day of the East Preliminary Round at the University of North Florida’s Hodges Stadium. Junior Christopher Belcher advanced to the men’s 100 meter semifinals to be held […]


The MEAC Track & Field Championships

May 27, 2016

Athlete Ranking Time/Mark Men 100 METERS     Christopher Belcher 2nd 10.07 seconds Maurice Eaddy 9th 10.27 seconds Rodney Rowe 18th 10.31 seconds       200 METERS     Christopher Belcher 5th 20.39 seconds Rodney Rowe 35th 20.93 seconds       400 METERS     Dujuan Harding 22nd 46.14 seconds Justin Hamilton 33rd […]


Aggies kick it up at MEAC Championships A&T Sports

May 13, 2016

On the final day of the 2016 MEAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships, the North Carolina A&T State University men’s and women’s teams broke two MEAC records with a home track advantage, lowered two A&T records and set several personal records on the Irwin Belk Track. It was an incredible weekend for both Aggie teams […]


Aggies Sweep Eagles

May 6, 2016

North Carolina A&T’s softball team completed the sweep of Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference arch-rival North Carolina Central at the Lady Aggies Softball Complex on Saturday, 3-2 and 8-5 in doubleheader action. The Aggies close out their home slate 12-9 this season. The Aggies’ two Senior Day honorees, Janika May and Alejandra Barcenas, both scored runs. Barcenas […]


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.


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