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The Lincoln U. hires new soccer coach
Thursday, July 24, 2014
The NBA stars came out to honor former Virginia Union coach Dave Robbins. Actually, those six NBA-ers played under Robbins during his record-setting 30-year career. Robbins is the only Division II college coach to win three NCAA championships in three different decades (1980, 1992 and 2005), in addition to 14 CIAA championships.. Try doing that today.
 
Bethune, UCF on ESPN
Thursday, July 24, 2014
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Two-time defending MEAC champions Bethune-Cookman will play Central Florida for the first time since UCF joined the Football Bowl Subdivision. The Wildcats and Central Florida will throw down Sept. 20, 6 p.m. at Bright House Stadium on UCF’s campus. The matchup will be televised on ESPN3. The Wildcats will play their
 
An all-star trip
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Players, coaches and staff of Durham Triple Play Long Ball recently returned from their trip to the Major League Baseball All-Star Game in Minneapolis. Long Ball participated in the Jr. RBI Classic with hundreds of other softball and baseball players during the weeklong event of festivities. "‘I feel like a proud mom as they represented Durham very
 
Mayweather clueless about female MMA titleholder who taunts him
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Boxer Floyd Mayweather and Ultimate Fighter Championship bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey are two of the biggest names in the current sports world, but Mayweather says he has never heard of Rousey. Rousey stirred up conversation when the 27-year-old said recently she could take Mayweather in a no-holds-barred MMA-style (mixed martial arts) street fight.
 
Dave Robbins honored with lifetime achievement award
Saturday, July 19, 2014
RICHMOND, Va. – On a night which saw six former NBA players in attendance, Virginia Union University bestowed former men's basketball coach Dave Robbins with the Lifetime Achievement Coaching Award. Proceeds from the event will establish a scholarship in the name of Robbins, who coached for 30 years at Virginia Union and who won three national
 
Connecticut’s AD sees need for student-athlete stipends
Friday, July 18, 2014
STORRS, Conn. – The University of Connecticut’s athletic director says he opposes the idea of unions for college athletes, yet sees the need to provide students on athletic scholarships with additional money. Warde Manuel, in a wide-ranging interview with The Associated Press, said he supports recent changes that will allow the school to
 
Sports talk show moves up food chain
Thursday, July 17, 2014
The national sports talk show FROM THE PRESS BOX TO PRESS ROW, hosted by veteran broadcaster Donal Ware, has found an additional home in the Triangle. The Buzz, which can be heard on 620 AM throughout the Triangle, 99.3 FM in Raleigh and on 99.9 HD2 began carrying the show May 3 in the 6 to 7 a.m. timeslot. Beginning Aug. 2, BOXTOROW, as it is known, will
 
Former NCCU AD writes book
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Fayetteville State has a new band director. Rodney D. Chism is a former Jackson State assistant band director and chief arranger. Chism will direct the Marching Bronco Express, FSU Pep Band and FSU Concert Band. WOMEN St. Augustine’s Welcome back, Kotter. Uh, we mean, Anthony. Jeffries was on furlough due to recent budget cuts. Personally, CC
 
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