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Friends throw surprise party for Ray and Janay Rice

Friends throw surprise party for Ray and Janay Rice

FROM WIRE REPORTS Friends of Ray and Janay Rice threw them a surprise party Monday night to celebrate being in Baltimore for seven years. He may not be on the city’s NFL team anymore, but it didn’t stop the drinks from flowing. TMZ reported: “Janay posted a few pics from the party at their home […]

Mariota makes history as first Oregon player to win Heisman

Mariota makes history as first Oregon player to win Heisman

BY CHRIS DUFRESNE LOS ANGELES TIMES (TNS) Marcus Mariota lights up a field more than he does a room. The soft-spoken Oregon quarterback is humble, respectful and next to unquotable after games. Maybe, though, given the winners of the last few years, boring is just what the Heisman Trophy ceremony needed. It was a foregone […]

B-CU adds 11 players to baseball team

B-CU adds 11 players to baseball team

SPECIAL TO THE TIMES Bethune-Cookman fourth-year Head Baseball Coach Jason Beverlin announced the signing of his 2014-15 early class to National Letters of Intent on Tuesday, welcoming a class of 11 to Daytona Beach for the 2015-16 school year. “The last couple of years, we’ve had a lot of graduating position players, so we definitely had some […]

Wildcats football team finishes second in sports media poll

Wildcats football team finishes second in sports media poll

SPECIAL TO THE TIMES RALEIGH, N.C. – The Bethune-Cookman football team finished in second place in the final BoxToRow Media Poll, announced Monday afternoon from the BoxToRow home office in Raleigh, N.C. For the Wildcats, the second place finish marks the third consecutive year the team has finished in the top three of the final HBCU […]

Bryant opens up about comparison with Jordan

Bryant opens up about comparison with Jordan

EURWEB.COM Kobe Bryant will always be compared to Michael Jordan. They are two of the greatest basketball players and NBA scorers ever. Nevertheless, Bryant doesn’t care about surpassing Jordan on the NBA scoring list, which he is just 62 points away from taking the title as of Dec. 9. He opened up about starting his career […]

Lady Wildcat posts career high; gets MEAC basketball honor

Lady Wildcat posts career high; gets MEAC basketball honor

The Bethune-Cookman Lady Wildcats earned their second weekly conference honors of the 2014-15 season after a sound victory over the weekend as officials from the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) named Kayla Crawford as MEAC Player of the Week. A redshirt senior and B-CU’s captain (6-0, Miami), Crawford earned her first career double-double in last Saturday’s […]

Richmond knocks off Morgan State in FCS playoff game

Richmond knocks off Morgan State in FCS playoff game

FROM WIRE REPORTS RICHMOND, Va. – As the Morgan State Bears took their very first steps into the FCS playoffs, they found out this afternoon that the lessons learned in this part of the season can be painful and costly. One of those lessons was that when you don’t take care of the football, your […]

6 Wildcats named top MEAC players for 2014

6 Wildcats named top MEAC players for 2014

Six Bethune-Cookman football players have made All-MEAC teams. The teams were voted on by the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference’s head football coaches and sports information directors. Seniors LeBranden Richardson and Ralph Williams, both from Miami, picked up All-MEAC First Team Defense honors. Richardson had 41 total tackles (22 unassisted). He is earning his third postseason conference […]

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.