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Avery Shoots Radford Past NSU in OT, 74-65

  RADFORD, Va. – Ayana Avery scored 22 points, 14 in overtime, to help host Radford pull away for a 74-65 win over Norfolk State on Thursday evening at the Dedmon Center. The Spartans dropped to 0-3 with the loss, while the Highlanders improved to 1-1. Freshman forward Kayla Roberts notched career highs with 20 points and eight [...]

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NSU Spring Tennis Schedules Unveiled

NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State men’s and women’s tennis schedules for the 2015 spring season have recently been finalized and were released today by head coach Worth Richardson. The men’s schedule is highlighted by four matches against teams ranked in the national top 75 last year. The women face defending CAA champion UNC Wilmington to open [...]

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Tech’s Outside Shooting Offsets Big Game from Corbo in 60-49 Hokie Win

BLACKSBURG, Va. – Host Virginia Tech made 12 3-pointers to offset a huge game from Norfolk State guard Rae Corbo as the Hokies topped the Spartans 60-49 on Tuesday night at Cassell Coliseum. Corbo scored 24 points, two shy of her career high, to keep the Spartans (0-2) within striking distance of the Hokies (2-1) of the ACC. [...]

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Spartan Basketball Signs 3 in Early Period

  NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State men’s basketball program signed three players to national letters of intent during the fall signing period, head coach Robert Jones announced today. Power forward Alex Long, center Moses Toriola and point guard Brian Kelley will join the Spartan program in 2015.   Long is a 6-8 power forward from Clinton, Md., [...]

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NSU Women Hit the Road for 1st Time in 2014-15 for Date at Virginia Tech

  NORFOLK, Va. - After dropping its season-opener at home last Friday to Morehead State, the NSU women’s basketball team hits the road for its next two contests, starting this Tuesday at in-state ACC opponent Virginia Tech. Tip-off is at 7 p.m. at Cassell Coliseum in Blacksburg, Va.  Last Time Out The trio of Eriel McKee, [...]

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Morehead State Rides Big 2nd Half Performance to 83-66 Win over NSU

  NORFOLK, Va. – The trio of Eriel McKee, Almesha Jones and Shay Steele combined for 56 points, and visiting Morehead State rode a big second-half performance to pull away from Norfolk State, 83-66, in the season-opener for both teams on Friday night at Echols Hall. McKee had 20 points and seven rebounds, Jones had 19 [...]

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NSU Caps 2014 Season with Senior Day Win over DSU, 3-1

  NORFOLK, Va. – Tied at 1-1 in the match and facing a two-point deficit late in the third set, it was do-or-die for the Norfolk State volleyball team against Delaware State on Sunday afternoon at Joseph Echols Hall. But on a Senior Day when the Spartans said goodbye to four players, NSU would not be [...]

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Darcus Named MEAC Player of the Week

  NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State volleyball junior Angie Darcus capped off the 2014 season by tallying a pair of triple-doubles on her home court. For that effort, she was named the MEAC Player of the Week on Monday afternoon by the conference office. She led NSU to a split of its games against UMES and Delaware State [...]

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Warren, Prostak to Serve as Assistant Tennis Coaches

NORFOLK, Va. – Former Norfolk State head coach Nathaniel Warren and former Division III All-American Artsiom Prostak will serve as assistant coaches for the NSU men’s and women’s tennis teams, head coach Worth Richardson announced this week. Warren helped start the NSU men’s and women’s teams in the early to mid-1990s and returns to Norfolk [...]

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UMES Overcomes Early Deficit for 3-1 Win over NSU

  NORFOLK, Va. – After falling into an early 1-0 deficit, UMES came back to defeat the Norfolk State volleyball team 3-1 on Friday night in a conference matchup at Joseph Echols Hall. The Hawks picked up their play in the second set after falling in the first, 25-21. UMES was also aided by a [...]

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NSU Caps 2014 Season with Senior Day Win over DSU, 3-1

  NORFOLK, Va. – Tied at 1-1 in the match and facing a two-point deficit late in the third set, it was do-or-die for the Norfolk State volleyball team against Delaware State on Sunday afternoon at Joseph Echols Hall. But on a Senior Day when the Spartans said goodbye to four players, NSU would not [...]

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