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Women’s rugby teams playing in Palm Coast

Women’s rugby teams playing in Palm Coast

The teams have been announced for the USA Rugby Women’s Collegiate Fall Championship hosted by the American Collegiate Rugby Association. The national championship tournament will be played Dec. 6 and 7 at Indian Trails Sports Complex, 5455 Belle Terre Parkway, Palm Coast. The teams are: •Penn State University, Pennsylvania •Quinnipiac University, Connecticut •Indiana University, Indiana […]

2014 FLORIDA CLASSIC

2014 FLORIDA CLASSIC

A toast to the Wildcats B-CU alumni and friends at Orlando’s Rosen Centre celebrated the university’s latest Florida Classic gridiron victory against archrival Florida A&M University.

FOUR IN A ROW

FOUR IN A ROW

B-CU ekes out Florida Classic win against FAMU; shares MEAC title with four other teams Bethune-Cookman pulled off another win on Saturday to beat Florida A&M 18-17 in overtime in the Florida Blue Florida Classic. The Wildcats (9-3, 6-2 MEAC) will share the title, their fourth in five years, with North Carolina Central, North Carolina […]

Another Classic win for the Wildcats?

Another Classic win for the Wildcats?

Bethune-Cookman meets Florida A&M again this Saturday in the annual Florida Blue Florida Classic. The teams take to the gridiron at the reconstructed Orlando Citrus Bowl. The Florida Classic is the nation’s largest HBCU rivalry. B-CU will take on FAMU for the 69th time and the 35th time as part of the Florida Blue Florida […]

B-CU loses to Hampton 40-35

B-CU loses to Hampton 40-35

SPECIAL TO THE TIMES Another fourth-quarter comeback eluded No. 18 Bethune-Cookman on Nov. 13 as Hampton held off the Wildcats, 40-35 in a nationally televised ESPNU contest held inside Armstrong Stadium. Hampton quarterback and Orlando native Jerrell Antoine threw for 249 yards and five touchdowns as the Pirates (3-8 overall, 2-5 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) jumped […]

Harvick wins Homestead race and Sprint Cup championship

Harvick wins Homestead race and Sprint Cup championship

BY JIM UTTER CHARLOTTE OBSERVER (MCT) HOMESTEAD — The winner of the race is the winner of the Chase. Kevin Harvick held off Ryan Newman on a restart with three of 267 laps remaining to win Sunday’s Ford 400 and capture the 2014 Sprint Cup Series championship. The championship is Harvick’s first and in his […]

Wildcats rack up another big MEAC win

Wildcats rack up another big MEAC win

SPECIAL TO THE TIMES Bethune-Cookman’s defense scored two fourth quarter safeties and held Norfolk State to 67 total yards as the No. 18/20 Wildcats took a 13-7 victory over the Spartans on Nov. 7 in a nationally televised ESPNU contest at William “Dick” Price Stadium. It was the 800th contest in program history, while the […]

Harvick wins in Arizona, heads to Homestead for championship race

Harvick wins in Arizona, heads to Homestead for championship race

BY JIM UTTER CHARLOTTE OBSERVER (MCT) AVONDALE, Ariz. — And then there were four. Kevin Harvick dominated the field in Sunday’s Quicken Loans 500 at Phoenix International Raceway for his third consecutive Sprint Cup Series win at the track and raced his way into a berth in next weekend’s championship race at Homestead, Fla. Joining […]

Wildcats claw their way to another victory

Wildcats claw their way to another victory

B-CU knocks off NCCU; in a tie for MEAC title BY ANDREAS BUTLER BCUATHLETICS.COM Trailing 14-7 at halftime and 20-13 late in the third quarter at home, with their season hopes hanging on the brink of near misfortune, things just weren’t looking good for Bethune-Cookman on Saturday. North Carolina Central University’s defense was making plays, […]

Why Brad Keselowski, NASCAR’s Bad Boy, is good for business

Why Brad Keselowski, NASCAR’s Bad Boy, is good for business

BY GEORGE DIAZ ORLANDO SENTINEL (MCT) Brad Keselowski and NASCAR are partners in crime. It is a wink-wink arrangement. Don’t ask, don’t tell. Some things are better left unsaid. Keselowski is playing the role of “Bluto,” as NASCAR races devolve into Animal House hijinks. Who is going to end up with pie in the face […]