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Former NSU student-athlete Kyle O’Quinn to receive degree at spring commencement

Former Norfolk State University basketball standout Kyle O’Quinn, now of the NBA’s New York Knicks, will be among the university’s more than 600 students expected to graduate on May 7 at the Norfolk Scope. O’Quinn, 26, will return to the Scope to walk across the stage and receive his bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies. As … Continue reading

Spartans continue to make strides in latest NCAA APR report
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Spartans continue to make strides in latest NCAA APR report

NORFOLK, Va. – The NCAA released its latest Academic Progress Rate figures Wednesday, April 20, and the report shows that the Norfolk State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics continues to make significant improvements with student-athlete retention and graduation. The latest set of figures include data through the 2014-15 academic year. All NSU athletic programs scored … Continue reading

NSU adds Kyle Williams to fold for 2016 recruiting class
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NSU adds Kyle Williams to fold for 2016 recruiting class

Kyle Williams Highlights NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State men’s basketball program added some scoring punch to next year’s team with the addition of Kyle Williams to its 2016 recruiting class. The junior college prospect recently signed a national letter of intent to play for the Spartans beginning next fall.   A 6-4 shooting guard, … Continue reading

NSU women return from week off, host Howard on Monday, Feb 29
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NSU women return from week off, host Howard on Monday, Feb 29

NORFOLK, Va. – The Spartans enter the final week of the regular season looking to escape the bottom of the MEAC standings and improve their seeding for the conference tournament. NSU’s season-ending three-game home stretch continues Monday, Feb 29, against Howard at Echols Hall on Greek Night. Media Coverage: The game will be broadcast on … Continue reading