127 Student-Athletes earn spot on AD’s Honor Roll
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127 Student-Athletes earn spot on AD’s Honor Roll

NORFOLK, Va. – A total of 127 Norfolk State student-athletes earned a place on the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for the spring 2015 semester, the athletics department announced today. To make the honor roll, student-athletes must achieve a 3.0 grade-point average for the semester. This year’s spring total is one more than the final tally … Continue reading

NSU Football hires Kefense Hynson as new Wide Receivers Coach
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NSU Football hires Kefense Hynson as new Wide Receivers Coach

NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State football coach Latrell Scott announced Thursday the hiring of Kefense Hynson as the Spartans’ new wide receivers coach. Hynson has collegiate experience coaching receivers, quarterbacks, running backs, tight ends and defensive backs. He has worked at the Division I FBS and FCS and Division II levels in addition to several … Continue reading

31 Spartan Student-Athletes earn degrees at Spring Commencement
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31 Spartan Student-Athletes earn degrees at Spring Commencement

NORFOLK, Va. – A total of 31 former Norfolk State student-athletes earned their bachelor’s degrees when the university held its spring commencement on May 9. A little more than half of that total (16) also graduated with honors. It marked the most graduates for NSU since the spring of 2012, when 49 former student-athletes walked … Continue reading

NSU Baseball vs. Hunger event provides nearly 4,000 meals to those in need
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NSU Baseball vs. Hunger event provides nearly 4,000 meals to those in need

NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State University baseball program’s second annual NSU Baseball vs. Hunger event, held on Thursday, May 7, resulted in donations that will provide 3,809 meals to the surrounding community. The Spartan baseball program collected monetary donations and non-perishable food item donations for the Food Bank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern … Continue reading

Clark announces 5-player women’s basketball recruiting class
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Clark announces 5-player women’s basketball recruiting class

NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State women’s basketball coach Debra Clark announced Monday her five-player recruiting class that will suit up for the Spartans beginning in the 2015-16 season. The class includes two junior college signees, power forward Michelle Wright (Baltimore, Md./Baltimore City Community College) and point guard Ashante Doby (Palm Beach, Fla./Miami Dade College), who … Continue reading

Spartan Baseball 1 Win from Outright MEAC North Title as CSU Comes to Town
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Spartan Baseball 1 Win from Outright MEAC North Title as CSU Comes to Town

NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State baseball team can clinch its first-ever outright MEAC regular-season divisional title this weekend as the Spartans host Coppin State in a three-game series at Marty L. Miller Field. NSU (20-13, 16-5 MEAC Northern Division) hosts the Eagles (3-35-2, 2-19) for a doubleheader starting at 1 p.m. Saturday, and the teams cap their … Continue reading

Howell Wins MEAC Discus Title
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Howell Wins MEAC Discus Title

2015 MEAC Outdoor Track – Day 1 Results GREENSBORO, N.C. – Norfolk State junior Kiara Howell got off to a strong start in her quest for her third straight MEAC Outdoor Championship Most Outstanding Field Athlete honor, winning the women’s discus throw on the first day of action at the conference outdoor meet Thursday at North Carolina A&T. … Continue reading