DePaul beats Norfolk State at Paradise Jam 82-78

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) Tommy Hamilton scored 20 points and blocked Norfolk State's final shot to help DePaul take an 82-78 victory on Monday in the seventh-place game at the Paradise Jam. Zaynah Robinson scored to get the Spartans within 79-78 with 19 seconds to go. Aaron Simpson made a free throw for DePaul to make it 80-78. Robinson then drove to the hoop but Hamilton...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ohio beats Norfolk State 93-71

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) Gavin Block scored 19 points off the bench to lead five players in double figures as Ohio beat Norfolk State 93-71 on Saturday night. Treg Setty had 16 points, Kenny Kaminski and Antonio Campbell had 13 apiece and Jaaron Simmons added 11 for the Bobcats (3-1). The team did it with balanced shooting, averaging 50.0 percent from the field, 79...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Hankerson leads Norfolk State over Morgan State 17-10

BALTIMORE (AP) Greg Hankerson passed for a touchdown and rushed for the game-winning score, sending Norfolk State to a 17-10 win over Morgan State on Saturday. Tied 10-10 in the fourth quarter, Hankerson kept it and went 57 yards to put the Spartans (4-7, 4-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) on top with 8:05 remaining. Morgan State (4-6, 4-4) punted and turned it over on downs...
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Balance leads Indiana State over Norfolk State 70-61

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) Matt Van Scyoc and Brenton Scott scored 14 points and Khristian Smith added 13 to lead Indiana to a 70-61 win over Norfolk State at the Paradise Jam on Friday night. Van Scyoc had 10 points in the second half for the Sycamores (2-1), who made 10 of 24 3-pointers to offset an 11-point deficit at the foul line. Charles Oliver had 16 points and...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Butler leads Norfolk State over Washington Adventist 78-58

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Jordan Butler had career-highs of 19 points, 14 rebounds and six blocks to lead Norfolk State over NAIA member Washington Adventist 78-58 on Tuesday night. Butler was 6 of 11 from the floor and made all seven free throws attempts. Jeff Short scored 20 points on 7-of-16 shooting. Charles Oliver had 11 points and D'Shon Taylor chipped in 10 for the Norfolk State...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

MSU Hosts Norfolk State Saturday for Season Finale

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Norfolk State tops Savannah State in overtime 20-17

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Cameron Marouf kicked a 38-yard field goal in overtime to lift Norfolk State over Savannah State 20-17 on Saturday. The game-winner came after Savannah State's John Barron missed a 44-yarder on the first possession in overtime. The Spartans (3-6, 3-3 Mid-Eastern) prompted the extra session with 10 fourth-quarter points, on Shakeem Copeland's 2-yard touchdown run...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Bell leads N.C. Central to 24-16 win over Norfolk State

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) Malcolm Bell hit Armani Lanier on a 77-yard scoring strike early in the fourth quarter to break open a tie game and North Carolina Central went on to a 24-16 victory over Norfolk State on Saturday. Bell, who finished with 273 total yards, quickly led North Carolina Central (5-3, 4-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) to another score when Dorrel McClain ran it in...
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Williams leads Bethune-Cookman over Norfolk State 59-49

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) Quentin Williams threw for a career-high 374 yards and four touchdowns and ran for another score as Bethune-Cookman pulled away in the second half for a 59-49 win over Norfolk State on Saturday. Michael Jones, who had a 75-yard run for a score, rambled for 125 yards and two scores and caught three passes for 103 yards and another touchdown as Bethune-Cookman...
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October 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Blue and Gold Marching Machine halftime vs. Norfolk State

Do yourself a favor and let North Carolina A&T's Blue and Gold Marching Machine's halftime show against Norfolk State bless you this Sunday morning.
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October 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Cohen leads North Carolina A&T over Norfolk State 27-3

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Tarik Cohen ran for 152 yards and a touchdown, and threw for another to lead North Carolina A&T to a 27-3 victory over Norfolk State on Saturday. Cohen has accounted for six touchdowns during the Aggies (4-1, 2-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) three-game win streak. After Cameron Marouf kicked a 28-yard field goal to pull Norfolk State (2-4, 2-1) to 10-3...
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October 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Norfolk State clips Howard, 15-12

WASHINGTON (AP) Greg Hankerson completed 24 of 36 passes for 294 yards and two touchdowns to help lead Norfolk State to a 15-12 come from behind win over Howard on Saturday. Trailing 12-7 with 1:53 remaining, Hankerson engineered a nine play, 76-yard drive capped off by a 6-yard scoring strike to DeAndre Sangster with 41 seconds left. Isaac White finished with nine catches for 145...
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October 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo Gallery: Battle of The Bay

Norfolk State and Hampton is one of the best rivalries in HBCU sports, not just football. The two Virginia schools are located less than half an hour away from each other and are competitive in just about everything. It's been that way since they were both in the CIAA and the rivalry has continued as both schools jumped to the MEAC 20 years ago.Saturday's game was a soggy on, with...
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September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Gerard Johnson helps Norfolk St. top Hampton, 24-14

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Gerard Johnson ran for 119 yards and a touchdown to help Norfolk State snap a six-game losing streak and beat Hampton 24-14 Saturday. Johnson came into the game with 64 yards rushing on 32 carries for Norfolk State (1-3, 1-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Greg Hankerson hit Isaac White for a 12-yard touchdown to put the Spartans up 17-14 with 3:16 left in the...
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September 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Latrell Scott looking for first Norfolk State win against his alma mater in Battle of The Bay

From the moment that Norfolk State hired Latrell Scott, he had one goal, besides building a football program: Make sure the Battle of The Bay rivalry game against Hampton was a sellout. As a Hampton alumnus, Scott knows the importance of the game. He says that the players deserve to experience what he felt when he was a part of the rivalry from 1994 through 1998. “We...
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September 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Kid Heartless MEAC Picks: Week Four

By Henry Funny Game of the Week: Hampton (2-1) at Norfolk State (0-3): A monumental weekend in the Tidewater is upon us. The two early sleepers of the MEAC will meet to see who will have the upper hand on a surprise MEAC title run.Hampton has an offense that can put up points in bunches. If the defense can play a complete game, then we definitely have a darkhorse squad coming out...
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September 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Old Dominion outlasts Norfolk State, 24-10

NORKFOLK, Va. (AP) Ray Lawry ran for 215 yards on 31 carries with two touchdowns to help lead Old Dominion to a 24-10 victory over Norfolk State on Saturday. The game was the second consecutive 200-plus yard effort for Lawry to open the season. He ran for 223 yards last week against Eastern Michigan. Old Dominion finished with 338 total yards on the ground while holding Norfolk...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders claim former Norfolk State star Keenan Lambert off waivers

Keenan Lambert's NFL dream is still alive. The former Norfolk State safety  has been claimed off waivers by the Raiders, according to Silver and Black Pride. Lambert signed with the Seahawks as an undrafted free agent out of NSU following the draft, joining his brother Kam Chancellor in Seattle. He was hurt for much of camp, playing in just two games, but apparently Oakland liked...
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September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Norfolk State plays tough, can't hang with Rutgers

The final score may not show it, but the Latrell Scott Era at Norfolk State got off to a solid start on Saturday. NSU played well in the first half, but ultimately fell 63-13 to Rutgers in its regular season opener. Norfolk State surprised everyone by taking an early 7-0 lead over Rutgers when Greg Hankerson connected with DeAndre Sangster for a 16-yard touchdown pass. People were...
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September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Rutgers offense proving dynamic against Norfolk State

The match up between the Rutgers Scarlet Knights and Norfolk State Rams at High Point Solutions Stadium has been a cupcake game nearing the start of the fourth quarter despite the effort of a two-touchdown count for Norfolk State’s quarterback Greg Hankerson. Late into the third quarter (6:03 remaining), third down conversions have proved troublesome for Norfolk State (4-for-10...
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September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

WR Quinta Funderburk to give FCS a shot

Wide receiver Quinta Funderburk has played for both Syracuse and Arkansas, but now appears to be headed to an FCS program after only managing three catches for 50 yards in 2013, his only significant stats across both programs. Funderburk has announced that he will play his final season of eligibility for the Norfolk State Spartans of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC). As...
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July 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Norfolk State, ODU to meet on basketball court after 15 years

Tuesday was a big day for Robert Jones and Norfolk State basketball. After years of trying to reignite the flames with an old rival, it was finally official as a game against cross-town rival Old Dominion will highlight the team's 2015-16 schedule. "The highlight of the schedule for local Spartan fans will be the return of our crosstown rival game vs. ODU," Jones said. "We haven...
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July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Norfolk State alum April Holmes running towards another Paralympics

April Holmes is still a track star nearly 20 years after graduating from Norfolk State University. The 1996 NSU grad recently won two events at the U.S. Paralympics Track and Field National Championships and is eyeing a fourth-straight appearance in the Paralympics in 2016. AND ANOTHER ONE!!! 200m @usparalympics National Champion! #RoadToRio #3limbsandAGold #RIOlizeICan #RIOlizeIwill...
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June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Norfolk State lands FBS transfer at quarterback

Latrell Scott's successful two-year stint at Virginia State was due in large part to transfer quarterbacks he brought to the Division II school. Now at Norfolk State, Scott has landed another transfer quarterback in former Florida Atlantic QB Greg Hankerson.Hankerson will compete with rising sophomore Terrance Ervin for the starting job."We're going to give him every opportunity...
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June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Xavier adds front court depth, lands transfer from Norfolk State

Xavier has landed a commitment from Norfolk State transfer RaShid Gaston, confirmed through a source. He has one year of eligibility remaining, but he’ll have to sit out the 2015-16 season before suiting up for the Musketeers. At the very least, Gaston will provide some physicality and depth for the Musketeers along a front line that will need it in 2016-17.(h/t NBC Sports)
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June 17, 2015  |  Discuss
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