Spartan basketball fan fest, Alumni Day set for Feb. 13
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Spartan basketball fan fest, Alumni Day set for Feb. 13

NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State athletics department will host the Spartan Basketball Fan Fest in conjunction with Alumni Day on Saturday, Feb. 13 outside Joseph Echols Hall prior to the NSU-Morgan State basketball doubleheader.   Performances by the alumni band and alumni cheerleaders will be accompanied by music, food and vendors outside the front … Continue reading

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James Madison rolls past Drexel 68-45

HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — Dimitrije Cabarkapa came off the bench to score 14 points and Ron Curry added 12 to lead James Madison to a 68-45 victory over Drexel on Thursday night. The Dukes (15-5, 5-2) have won four straight and are in a four-way tie atop the Colonial Athletic Association. Kazembe Abif scored 15 … Continue reading

NSU Lady Spartan Amber Brown wakes up from coma, shows signs of improvement
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NSU Lady Spartan Amber Brown wakes up from coma, shows signs of improvement

by Mahogany Waldon NSU student-athlete Amber Brown has awakened from a medically induced coma after she was found unresponsive on Jan. 1 due to complications with diabetes. The 19-year-old Lady Spartans forward was diagnosed last year with Type 1 diabetes. After suffering from a spiked blood sugar level, Brown went into cardiac arrest and suffered continuous … Continue reading