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Ervin, White Lift Spartans to 21-13 Battle of the Bay Win at Hampton

  HAMPTON, Va. – Terrance Ervin passed for a career-high 335 yards and three touchdowns to help Norfolk State snap a two-game losing streak to Hampton with a 21-13 victory in the annual Battle of the Bay on Saturday afternoon at Armstrong Stadium. Ervin threw two touchdown passes to Isaac White and one to Keith Johnson. White registered career highs of [...]

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Ward’s Overtime Field Goal Rallies DSU to 13-10 Win over NSU

  NORFOLK, Va. – Mitchell Ward kicked the winning 43-yard field goal in overtime to propel visiting Delaware State to a 13-10 win over Norfolk State before 11,260 fans on the Spartans’ homecoming on Saturday afternoon at Dick Price Stadium. For the third straight year, DSU (2-5, 2-1 MEAC) rallied from a second-half deficit to beat [...]

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Love is not forever, except in certain packages

  An Editorial by Brehanna Daniels Many tend to believe that it is difficult to write about love, especially when the writer is a young person. However, I believe that young people understand love in many ways that would really startle adults. To begin with, love is the only force that one can give away and [...]

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NSU Opens Up Strong at Elon Invite

  ELON, N.C. – The Norfolk State men’s tennis team got its season started off on the right foot at the Elon Invitational, as the trio of seniors Daniel Grauel, Igor Braga and Pascal Domnik combined to go 8-3 in singles competition. Of the three NSU players, Domnik competed in the highest bracket, the A1 [...]

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Clark’s Late TD Run Gives NSU Win over Morgan State 15-14

  NORFOLK, Va. – Tyler Clark scored on a 1-yard touchdown run with 29 seconds left to lift Norfolk State to a dramatic 15-14 win over Morgan State in the 67th annual Fish Bowl Classic on Saturday evening at Dick Price Stadium. The win snapped NSU’s six-game losing skid dating to last season and was the eighth consecutive [...]

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Spartans drop conference opener to Hampton, 3-0

  HAMPTON, Va. – The Norfolk State volleyball team fell in its opening conference match of the year on Friday evening, 3-0 to Hampton at HU’s Holland Hall   The Pirates took the match in a sweep by scores of 25-13, 25-19 and 25-16. The loss dropped NSU’s record to 0-13 overall and 0-1 in the [...]

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Spartan Echo EIC named Hercules Scholar by Tom Joyner Foundation

  by Jason Gill It was an honor and a surprise to receive the news of being selected as a Hercules Scholar by the Tom Joyner Foundation. It’s a great thing that Tom Joyner reaches out to HBCUs and is noted for giving back to his community. I like to think of it as reaching [...]

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Winter trends for 2014-2015

  by Ebony Walker Now that winter is coming up, everyone wants to know what the hottest trends are going to be in 2014-2015. Fashion experts have named four major trends for this upcoming winter: Sweet Sixteen, the Rocker, the Pro Sport and Folkloric. The first trend is the Sweet Sixteen trend and this was [...]

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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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Nicholas McDonald named Tom Joyner Hercules Scholar

  Nicholas McDonald, a future talk show host, multi-million dollar entrepreneur and preacher, is this week’s Hercules Scholar as announced by Tom Joyner on his Morning Show, Thursday, Sept. 18. You can listen to a repeat of the announcement at http://www.tjms.com/stream/. Nicholas will receive a $1500 scholarship from the Tom Joyner Foundation as part of [...]

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NSU makes a mark in Hollywood

  (NSU NEWSROOM)–A Norfolk State University alumnus has spent more than 20 years in Hollywood working behind-the-scenes on some of the industry’s biggest films such as “The Wolverine” and “Marley & Me.” Gregory Earls, who graduated in 1993 with a degree in mass communications, works as a post-production coordinator for 20th Century Fox Studios. Earls [...]

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