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Struggling Skins ground game looks to get going vs. Saints

BC-FBN–Redskins-Running Game/462 Eds: Should stand. With AP Photos. Struggling Skins ground game looks to get going vs. Saints IAN QUILLEN, Associated Press   ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins left tackle Trent Williams says his team’s struggling running game means it can’t afford to take a struggling New Orleans Saints defense lightly. “It’s not like … Continue reading

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Dead chipmunks portray Michigan State’s miracle football win

AP-US-ODD-Michigan-St-Miracle-Chipmunks/121 Eds: APNewsNow. New to some points. Dead chipmunks portray Michigan State’s miracle football win LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Touchdown! Chipmunks? A Lansing taxidermist is honoring Michigan State’s stunning football victory over Michigan with dead, stuffed chipmunks portraying players on the final play. Jalen Watts-Jackson returned a fumble for a touchdown on Oct. 17. Nick … Continue reading

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Judge in Jerry Sandusky case seeks info on grand jury leaks

BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — The judge handling convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky’s appeal ordered Pennsylvania’s attorney general on Thursday to provide him and the former Penn State assistant football coach’s lawyers any information she might have about possible leaks in the case by state prosecutors and a grand jury judge. Judge John Cleland gave Attorney … Continue reading

MACON, Ga. – Freshman Marta Gomar earned a pair of victories in singles play to highlight the weekend for the Norfolk State women’s tennis team at the Mercer Gridiron Classic. The tournament ran from Friday through Sunday at both the LeRoy Peddy Tennis Center on the campus of Mercer and the Tattnall Square Tennis Center located in the city of Macon.
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MACON, Ga. – Freshman Marta Gomar earned a pair of victories in singles play to highlight the weekend for the Norfolk State women’s tennis team at the Mercer Gridiron Classic. The tournament ran from Friday through Sunday at both the LeRoy Peddy Tennis Center on the campus of Mercer and the Tattnall Square Tennis Center located in the city of Macon.

MACON, Ga. – Freshman Marta Gomar earned a pair of victories in singles play to highlight the weekend for the Norfolk State women’s tennis team at the Mercer Gridiron Classic. The tournament ran from Friday through Sunday at both the LeRoy Peddy Tennis Center on the campus of Mercer and the Tattnall Square Tennis Center … Continue reading

Roberts Named to Preseason All-MEAC 1st Team; Spartan Women Picked 5th
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Roberts Named to Preseason All-MEAC 1st Team; Spartan Women Picked 5th

NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State University sophomore forward Kayla Roberts was voted to the preseason All-MEAC first team, as the conference announced its preseason predictions on Tuesday. The Spartans were picked to finish fifth in the MEAC in voting by league coaches and sports information directors. Roberts is coming off a freshman campaign in which … Continue reading

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NORFOLK, Va. – NBA Hall of Famer Artis Gilmore will serve as the keynote speaker at this Friday’s Norfolk State men’s basketball annual tip-off dinner, set for 7 p.m. at the Chesapeake Conference Center. Deadline to sign up for the event is noon on Wednesday.

NORFOLK, Va. – NBA Hall of Famer Artis Gilmore will serve as the keynote speaker at this Friday’s Norfolk State men’s basketball annual tip-off dinner, set for 7 p.m. at the Chesapeake Conference Center. Deadline to sign up for the event is noon on Wednesday. Gilmore replaces George Gervin, another NBA Hall of Famer who … Continue reading

2015-16 NSU Basketball Season Tickets Now Available
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2015-16 NSU Basketball Season Tickets Now Available

NORFOLK, Va. – Season tickets for the 2015-16 Norfolk State basketball season are now on sale through the NSU Ticket Office and http://www.nsuspartanstickets.com. Season ticket prices are $250 for courtside seating, $160 for reserved seating and $100 for general admission. The season package includes tickets to three single men’s basketball games, three single women’s games, … Continue reading