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Wilson Named National Punt Returner of the Week

  NORFOLK, Va. - Norfolk State freshman Darius Wilson was named one of five Division I FCS National Punt Returners of the Week by the College Football performance Awards (CFPA), the organization announced Tuesday. Wilson returned a second-quarter punt 80 yards for a touchdown last Saturday against Delaware State. Wilson’s punt return TD was NSU’s first since Keith Johnson‘s [...]

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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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Spartans Celebrate Homecoming by Welcoming Delaware State

  NORFOLK, Va. - Norfolk State looks for its first three-game win streak in three years in addition to a 3-0 MEAC start when the Spartans welcome Delaware State for Homecoming this Saturday. Kickoff is at 2 p.m. at Dick Price Stadium. SCOUTING THE SPARTANS NSU (2-4 overall, 2-0 MEAC) earned its second straight win and [...]

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Desalegn Runs PR for NSU Women at DSU

  DOVER, Del. – Adugna Desalegn ran a personal-best 5,000-meter time of 19 minutes, 18.1 seconds last Friday to pace the Spartan women in their fifth-place finish at the Delaware State Hornet Invitational.   Desalegn finished fourth overall as NSU recorded 127 team points, trailing, UMES (38), Morgan State (38), Howard (82) and Delaware State (104).   Rachel [...]

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Gordeeva Captures Both Titles at Hampton Roads Invite

  NORFOLK, Va. – Sophomore Liza Gordeeva won the singles bracket title and teamed up with junior Andrea Macchiavello for the doubles title during the three-day Hampton Roads Invitational from Friday through Sunday at the Everett Tennis Center at Virginia Wesleyan.   Gordeeva competed in the upper of the two singles brackets, triumphing in the title match of that top-flight [...]

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NSU Basketball to Host Spartan Madness on Oct. 17

  NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State basketball programs will host Spartan Madness on Friday, Oct. 17 at Joseph Echols Hall, giving fans a sneak peek at the 2014-15 NSU basketball teams.   Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with action getting underway at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 and will go on sale on Friday [...]

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Marouf, King Earn Weekly MEAC Football Honors

  NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State sophomore kicker Cameron Marouf was named the MEAC Special Teams Player of the Week, the conference announced on Monday. In addition, the web site College Sports Madness (www.collegesportsmadness.com) selected NSU junior linebacker Deon King as the league’s Defensive Player of the Week. Marouf made a career-best three field goals, finishing 3-for-3, in Saturday’s 15-14 [...]

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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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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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NSU Begins MEAC Play on the Road at Hampton, Coppin State

  This Weekend Friday NSU at Hampton 7 p.m. Live Stats Sunday NSU at Coppin State 3 p.m.   NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State volleyball team will look to put the non-conference season behind it as the Spartans kick off conference play this weekend on the road at Hampton and Coppin State.   NSU will [...]

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