Morgan State is mourning the loss of a football player killed in a car crash Sunday morning in Ellicott City, Maryland.
Hampton said Tuesday in a release that the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference has refused to sit down and discuss the school's transition to the Big South and will not allow Hampton to play a MEAC football schedule in 2018.
Rod Broadway is retiring after leading North Carolina A&T to an undefeated season, which culminated in a victory in the Celebration Bowl. Sam Washington has been named the Aggies' new head coach.
This week on the Rhoden Fellows podcast, Bill and the Fellows debrief about the Celebration Bowl with Senior News Editor, John X. Miller. We break down everything from the players - like Devante Kincaid, Brandon Parker, Lamar Reynard - to the promotion for the event in Atlanta.
Lamar Raynard scored on a 1-yard sneak with 38 seconds left and unbeaten North Carolina A&T won its second Celebration Bowl in three years, defeating Grambling State 21-14 on Saturday.
On this week's episode of the Rhoden Fellows podcast, Bill talks about the upcoming Celebration Bowl in Atlanta with the Bowl's Executive Director, John T. Grant, and North Carolina A&T's Sports Information Director, Brian Holloway. Then he and the Fellows speak with Isaiah Johnson - actor in "Hamilton" and "The Color Purple."
Defending national champion and top-ranked James Madison placed three players on The Associated Press FCS All-America first team, more than any other school.
William Weinbaum ESPN
MEAC Offensive Player of the Year Lamar Raynard (right) of North Carolina A & T and Defensive Player of the Year Darius Leonard (left) of South Carolina State, with their awards in New York Tuesday at the National Football Foundation press conference.
Two days after Florida A&M completed their season, Alex Wood has resigned as the Rattlers' coach. Wood was 8-25 in three seasons.
Bethune-Cookman ran for three fourth-quarter touchdowns -- on three consecutive drives -- and the Wildcats rallied for a 29-24 victory over Florida A&M on Saturday.
Aaron Savage rushed for two touchdowns including the go-ahead score in the fourth quarter and Norfolk State defeated Morgan State 45-32 on Saturday in a season finale for both teams.
Freshman D'Vonn Gibbons threw for 267 yards and two scores to help Savannah State beat South Carolina State 34-10 on Saturday in a season finale for both teams.
Lamar Raynard threw for one touchdown and had 193 yards of total offense as FCS-ranked North Carolina A&T beat North Carolina Central 24-10 on Saturday for the outright Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference title.
Yahkee Johnson rushed for 144 yards and two touchdowns, including 15-yarder for a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter, and Dereon Carr had a late interception to help Hampton beat Howard 20-17 on Saturday in the Battle of the Real HU.
Florida State tied a school record for first-half points as it rolled to a 77-6 victory over Delaware State on Saturday.
David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer
Florida State is up 28-6 on Delaware State, 2 minutes into the second quarter. The Seminoles have not topped 28 points in a game this season.
LeBron Morris ran for two touchdowns and South Carolina State upended Hampton 33-15 on Saturday afternoon.
Caylin Newton scored with five seconds left to cap a fourth-quarter rally to give Howard its fifth straight win, topping Norfolk State 28-24 on Saturday.
Keenan Black threw a touchdown pass to Trey Gross, then threw for the two-point conversion, with nine seconds remaining to give Delaware State a 33-30 edge over Morgan State on Saturday.
Keavon Mitchell came down in the end zone with a last-gasp catch as time expired to give Bethune-Cookman a 13-10 victory over North Carolina Central on Saturday afternoon.
|North Carolina A&T||8-0||12-0|
|North Carolina Central||5-3||7-4|
|South Carolina State||2-6||3-7|