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Fogg’s PR Sends NSU to 2nd Place Finish at UMES

    PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – Sophomore Desmond Fogg ran a personal-best 8K time of 26 minutes, 52.85 seconds to help the Norfolk State men’s cross country team to a second-place finish at the Cappy Anderson Invitational hosted by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Saturday morning. Fogg was the Spartans’ highest finisher, placing fourth overall. The [...]

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Licata Leads Buffalo Past NSU, 36-7

  BUFFALO, N.Y. – Buffalo quarterback Joe Licata passed for 229 yards and three touchdowns and ran for another score to propel the host Bulls to a 36-7 win over Norfolk State on Saturday at UB Stadium. Anthone Taylor rushed for 116 yards for Buffalo (2-2), which dealt the Spartans (0-4) their sixth straight loss dating [...]

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NSU-Buffalo Game to be Broadcast on ESPN3

NORFOLK, Va. - Saturday’s Norfolk State-Buffalo football game will be broadcast on ESPN3 and the Watch ESPN app. This makes four of NSU’s 12 football games this year that will be carried by ESPN3, ESPN’s online streaming service. The others include the Liberty game two weeks ago and upcoming MEAC games with Hampton (Oct. 18) and [...]

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NSU Takes Part in Numerous Community Service Events

NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State athletics department compiled more than 340 community service hours at more than a handful of events during the first month of school. Spartan student-athletes lent a helping hand at the Ronald McDonald House, the Sickle Cell Walk and even adopted a street for the year that they will clean once [...]

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Come Fly with the Spartans to Florida A&M!

  NORFOLK, Va. - The department of athletics is offering fans the chance to fly with the Spartan football team to its upcoming game at Florida A&M. NSU has a limited number of seats available on its charter flight to Tallahassee, Fla., on Friday, Oct. 31. Seats cost $250 per person (round-trip) and are available on [...]

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NSU Falls to 0-3 After 29-14 Loss at No. 16 William & Mary

  WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – No. 16 William & Mary scored touchdowns on offense, defense and special teams en route to a 29-14 win over Norfolk State on Saturday night at Zable Stadium. The Spartans (0-3) jumped out to an early 7-0 lead but the Tribe (2-1) scored the next 29 points to improve to 5-0 all-time [...]

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Evans Paces Spartan Men at Lid-Lifter Invitational

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – Sophomore Michael Evans led the NSU men’s cross country team with a 10th-place finish at the Lid-Lifter Invitational hosted by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Saturday morning. Evans finished the 5,000-meter course in 18 minutes, 21.55 seconds. He paced a group of mostly sprinters who competed for the Spartans [...]

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Flames Shut out NSU in Home Opener, 17-0

  NORFOLK, Va. – Visiting Liberty held Norfolk State to 215 yards of total offense and kept the Spartans out of the end zone in a 17-0 Flames win in the Spartans’ home opener on Saturday at Dick Price Stadium. Quarterback Josh Woodrum completed 14-of-25 passes for 208 yards and a touchdown and also ran for [...]

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Spartan Men Begin 2014 at U.Va.

EARLYSVILLE, Va. – The NSU men’s cross country team opened the 2014 season last Friday at the U.Va. Duals at Panorama Farms. NSU competed against Virginia, Duke, Florida State and Liberty. All runners completed a 4,000-meter race, and the cumulative points for each team were compared against each one of the other four teams as if [...]

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Trail Earns National Honors

NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State senior linebacker Lynden Trail (Miami, Fla.) was named the College Football Performance Awards FCS National Defensive Performer and Linebacker of the Week and the Batchelor Pad’s HBCU Defensive Player of the Week, the two organizations announced. Trail tallied eight tackles, including four for loss with 1.5 sacks, in NSU’s 10-6 loss at No. [...]

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Maine Holds off NSU 10-6 in Defensive Battle

  ORONO, Maine – Host Maine kept Norfolk State off the scoreboard on three fourth-quarter Spartan drives which began in Maine territory as the No. 25 Black Bears held off NSU 10-6 in a defensive struggle on Saturday night at Alfond Stadium. The Spartans led 6-0 after the first quarter thanks to a pair of Cameron Marouf field [...]

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