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Late free throws help Savannah State edge NSU, 56-54

    SAVANNAH, Ga. – Jasmine Norman broke a tie by making two free throws with 16 seconds left, and Norfolk State guard Rae Corbo missed a potential tying jumper at the final buzzer as the Spartans fell to host Savannah State, 56-54, on Monday night at Tiger Arena.The loss was the second in a [...]

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Red-Hot NSU defeats Savannah State, 70-54

  SAVANNAH, Ga. – For the third game in a row, the Norfolk State men’s basketball team shot better than 60 percent overall, and the result on Monday night was a 70-54 victory over Savannah State in MEAC action at Tiger Arena. The Spartans hit 28-of-45 from the field (62.2 percent) to win their third [...]

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Spartans go for weekend sweep Monday at Savannah State

  NORFOLK, Va. - The Norfolk State men’s basketball team wraps up a stretch of eight of 10 games on the road when the Spartans face Savannah State on Monday night at Tiger Arena. Tip-off is set for 8 p.m. It will mark the third straight year NSU has made the journey to Savannah without the [...]

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Spartan Women cap road trip with Monday game at Savannah State

  NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State women’s basketball team caps its current road trip with a 5:45 p.m. game Monday night at Savannah State.  The start of the game was moved up 15 minutes to accommodate a local TV broadcast of the NSU-SSU men’s game, which is slated to start at 8 p.m. The Spartans [...]

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Trail continues quest for pros with Senior Bowl appearance

  MOBILE, Ala. – Norfolk State linebacker Lynden Trail continues his quest to reach the ranks of professional football, a quest which continued Saturday when he became the first Spartan to ever participate in the Senior Bowl. The 66th version of college football’s most prestigious all-star game took place Saturday at Ladd-Peebles Stadium. Trail was credited with a [...]

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Williams’ Career Night Helps SCSU Snap NSU’s 4-Game Win Streak

  ORANGEBURG, S.C. – Kourtney Williams scored a career-high 37 points to help host South Carolina State snap Norfolk State’s four-game winning streak, 79-75, on Saturday evening at the S-H-M Memorial Center. Williams was 10-of-17 from the floor, 2-of-7 from 3-point range, and 15-of-17 from the free-throw line for the Lady Bulldogs (11-7, 4-3 MEAC), who [...]

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MEAC Basketball Tournament tickets on sale at NSU

NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State University now has MEAC Basketball Tournament tickets available for sale. Tournament tickets cost $95 per book and are good for every game of both the men’s and women’s tournaments, which run March 9-14 at The Scope Arena in Norfolk. NSU has seating available in Scope sections 226, 227 and 228. Tickets may [...]

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Short named to Lou Henson Award Mid-Season Watch List

  NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State junior guard Jeff Short was added to the Lou Henson Award mid-season watch list this week by CollegeInsider.com. The award is presented annually to the top mid-major player in Division I basketball.   Short is one of 40 players named to the watch list and one of three from the MEAC along [...]

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Lady Spartans Rally from 19 Down to Beat North Carolina A&T in OT, 76-75

NORFOLK, Va. – Sophomore guard Koryn Lawrence scored the go-ahead basket on a layup with 14 seconds left in overtime, and North Carolina A&T’s Debbie Smith missed a potential winning field goal with seven seconds remaining as the Spartan women’s basketball team rallied for a dramatic 76-75 victory over the Aggies on Monday night at Echols Hall. The [...]

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Collins, Coles, Kibet Win Events at UNC Open

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – The Norfolk State men’s track and field team claimed three first-place finishes on Saturday at the University of North Carolina Open. Freshman Xavier Collins (22.80) sprinted to victory in the 200 meters and junior Steve Coles (49.74) did likewise in the 400 meters to lead the Spartan sprinters. Collins, Coles, De’Von Booker and Andre Pickett capped a solid day for [...]

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Corbo, Spartans Win 3rd Straight, 82-58, over N.C. Central

NORFOLK, Va. – Senior guard Rae Corbo scored 29 points for the second game in a row, leading Norfolk State to its third straight win with a convincing 82-58 victory over North Carolina Central on Saturday evening at Echols Hall. The win puts the Spartans at 5-11 overall, 4-1 in the MEAC heading into Monday’s game with North [...]

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