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Norfolk St. tops Hampton, earns No. 2 seed in MEAC tourney

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) Rashid Gaston had 22 points and 12 rebounds, and Jeffrey Short scored 26 to help Norfolk State beat Hampton 80-69 on Thursday night and clinch the No. 2 seed in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament, which begins Monday. Zaynah Robinson added 13 points for Norfolk State (19-12, 12-4), which made 16 of 27 (59.3 percent) field goals after halftime and earned...
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March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Norfolk State beats Coppin State 99-81

BALTIMORE (AP) RaShid Gaston posted a double-double, scoring a career-best 30 points and grabbing 10 rebounds, as Norfolk State beat Coppin State 99-81 on Saturday. Gaston finished with 11-of-15 shooting from the field and 8-of-9 from the line for the Spartans (17-11, 10-3 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). D'Shon Taylor added 23 points and eight rebounds, Malik Thomas had 21 points...
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February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Norfolk State holds on to beat Howard 72-69

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) RaShid Gaston and D'Shon Taylor each had double-doubles, and Norfolk State held on to beat Howard 72-69 on Saturday night for its fifth straight victory. Norfolk State (16-9, 9-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) remains a game behind conference leader North Carolina Central (18-6, 10-0). Howard (12-11, 6-3) drops 3 1/2 games back. Gaston had 17 points and 14 rebounds...
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February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Norfolk State routs Florida A&M 75-51

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) RaShid Gaston posted a double-double, scoring 26 points with a career-best 16 rebounds as Norfolk State snapped a three-game slide, routing winless Florida A&M 75-51 on Saturday night. Gaston did it with 11-of-13 shooting from the field and grabbing 12 of his 16 rebounds off the defensive boards. Jeffrey Short added 21 points for the Spartans (10-8, 3...
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January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

HBCU Hoops Scoreboard: 12/8/2014

Norfolk State 88, Coppin State 69Norfolk State's junior class came up huge against Coppin State. Guard D'Shon Taylor scored a game-high 24 points and added 10 rebounds, three assists and two blocks. Forward Rashid Gaston recorded his fifth double-double of the season with 19 points, 13 rebounds and three assists while Jeff Short chipped in 20 points.NSU improves to 6-4 (2-0 in the...
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December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears struggle, Norfolk State roll 85-65

NORFOLK, Va. – Jeff Short scored 17 of his game-high 24 points in the first half, and Rashid Gaston added 20 points with 12 rebounds to power Norfolk State to an 85-65 win against Morgan State on Saturday night in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener for both teams.
Via Morgan State Bears - Official Site
December 06, 2014

MEAC Semifinals: Can NSU Shoot Down NCCU?

Rashid Gaston will need to up his production if Norfolk State hopes to upset North Carolina Central. (Hampton Roads photo)North Carolina Central vs. Norfolk StateThe hometown team against the favorites in the MEAC semis. At first glance, this might look like an easy win for NC Central, especially after the way the ran through the conference in the regular season and dominated Howard...
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March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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