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Norfolk State coasts past Northern Arizona in 81-62 win

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Jeffrey Short scored 25 points, including a trio of 3-pointers, to help Norfolk State past Northern Arizona in an 81-62 win Friday night. RaShid Gaston contributed 20 points and hauled in 11 rebounds, D'Shon Taylor added 13 points and Malik Thomas had eight points and 11 rebounds for Norfolk State (8-5), which shot 57.4 percent from the floor and sank 7 of 15 from...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Coach Latrell Scott jumps from Virginia State to Norfolk State

  Norfolk State has hired Virginia State's Latrell Scott as its football coach. The announcement was made Tuesday by interim school President Eddie N. Moore Jr. and athletic director Marty L. Miller. ''He has a history of developing winning football programs and creating an environment of success for student-athletes,'' Miller said in a release announcing the hiring. ''We think...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Norfolk State names Latrell Scott football coach

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) Norfolk State has hired Virginia State's Latrell Scott as its football coach. The announcement was made Tuesday by interim school President Eddie N. Moore Jr. and athletic director Marty L. Miller. The 39-year-old Scott compiled a 19-4 record in two seasons with the Trojans, including a 15-0 record against Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association opponents...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sources: Scott to be named Norfolk State coach

By Steven J. GaitherAfter rebuilding his career at the Division II level, Latrell Scott looks to be headed back to the FCS. Multiple sources tell HBCU Gameday that Scott will leave Virginia State to take over at Norfolk State.Scott's first head coaching job was at Richmond, where he coached one season at the FCS level. A press conference is expected to take place on Tuesday.The Virginian...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Norfolk State pursing Virginia State's Latrell Scott

By Steven J. GaitherLess than a month after leading Virginia State to its first CIAA Title in nearly 20 years, Latrell Scott may be on his way  out. Norfolk State has reached out to Scott about its coaching vacancy, according to The Virginian-Pilot's David Hall.Virginia State AD Peggy Davis confirmed Scott had been contacted by NSU about its coaching vacancy. Pete Adrian retired...
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13 days ago  |  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.

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Norfolk State, South Carolina State players suspended after brawl

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference has suspended 11 players from Norfolk State and 10 from South Carolina State for a sidelines-clearing brawl late in the schools' football game last Saturday. Conference Commissioner Dennis Thomas said in a statement disciplined players will miss the season-opening contests in 2015. Suspended players were not named. The MEAC said...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking: Norfolk State's Adrian To Retire

It's the end of an era at Norfolk State--The Pete Adrian Era--to be exact. Adrian will retire as NSU's head coach according to the Virginia Pilot's David Hall.BREAKING: #NSU coach Pete Adrian is retiring after 10 seasons at the school and 46 years in coaching. AD Marty Miller is telling players.— David Hall (@DavidHallVP) November 24, 2014 Adrian has coached NSU since 2005, leading...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Virginia dismisses Norfolk State 67-39

It was kind of a release to watch our guys just rear back and kick Norfolk State’s rear after they gave us two pretty hard-fought games in the last couple of times we met. This one showed signs of becoming more of the same when the Spartans took a 6-5 lead just over five minutes in, but Malcolm Brogdon woke up the team and a pretty big crowd that was just waiting for something...
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November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

NC Central slips past Norfolk State 19-14

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) C.J. Moore blocked a punt and recovered it in the end zone with 5:52 remaining to give North Carolina Central a 19-14 victory over Norfolk State on Saturday. Norfolk State drove to NCCU's 8 with 43 seconds remaining, where Theo Livingston intercepted a Terrance Ervin pass to stop the drive. NCCU forced five turnovers in the game. Andre Clarke had a one-yard scoring...
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November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Virginia-Norfolk State Featured In Sunday NESNplus College Basketball Slate

NESNplus will be home to a pair of ACC basketball games on Nov. 16. The first game on the schedule features a matchup between Samford and Pittsburgh at 1 p.m. No. 9 Virginia will host Norfolk State in the 7 p.m. nightcap. Check out the list below for the NESNplus channel in your area. Channel listings subject to change. 2014 NESNplus CHANNEL LISTINGS NESNplus NESNplus HD CONNECTICUT...
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Bethune-Cookman WR Jaime Wilson Made An Insane One-Handed Grab

Bethune-Cookman WR Jaime Wilson made an absolutely absurd one-handed grab on Thursday night against Norfolk State. It was Wilson’s only catch of the game, so suffice it to say, he made it count. Bethune-Cookman went on to win 13-7. [Lost Lettermen] The post Bethune-Cookman WR Jaime Wilson Made An Insane One-Handed Grab appeared first on Diehardsport.
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November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

HBCU Signing Day Spotlight: Norfolk State Spartans Stay Close To Home

Two-way Amherst County star Darius Wilson (gray) will play college football at Norfolk State. (News Advance photo)Norfolk State's first four recruits all hailed from the Commonwealth. We'll see if they keep this up. WR Darius Wilson, Amherst County: 6'3, 170lbs. Two way All-District pick.OL Thomas Coleman, Western Branch:  6'3, 280lbs DB Ebenezer Agyemang-Kusi, Forest Park HS: 6...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Norfolk State's Trail Named FCS' Top Defeneder By CFPA

Lynden Trail has just been named the CFPA FCS Defensive POY. (Lynden Trail photo)Norfolk State football had a dissappoing season as a program in 2013, but the same can't be said for Lynden Trail. The Florida transfer put up a solid statistical season and has been rewarded with the College Football Performance Award's FCS National Defensive Player of The Year.2013 CFPA #FCS National...
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February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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