Haggins, Noles roll to 38-31 win at BC Sports

Haggins, Noles roll to 38-31 win at BC

November 19, 2019

By Tim Linafelt Senior writer/Seminoles.com CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – He’s Odell Haggins, he’s back again. Tasked with leading his alma mater as interim head coach for the second time in three seasons, Haggins, Florida State’s beloved former-player-turned-assistant-coach, oversaw yet another inspiring afternoon for the FSU football team. D.J. Matthews’ 60-yard

FAMU QB Stanley names to Payton Award watch list Sports

FAMU QB Stanley names to Payton Award watch list

November 19, 2019

Special to the Outlook FAMU redshirt senior quarterback Ryan Stanley was named to the STATS FCS Walter Payton Award Watch List last Monday. Stanley, who was named to the College Football Performance Award (CFPA) Midseason FCS Watch List, has set numerous records this season. A native of Pembroke Pines, Stanley

FSU terminates Taggart after 27-10 setback Sports

FSU terminates Taggart after 27-10 setback

November 12, 2019

Special to the Outlook Florida State Director of Athletics David Coburn announced last Sunday that coach Willie Taggart’s contract has been terminated effective immediately. Odell Haggins, who is in his 26th season on FSU’s coaching staff, will serve as interim head coach for the remainder of the season. Haggins served

FAMU implements next step in budget plan to sustain athletics Sports

FAMU implements next step in budget plan to sustain athletics

November 12, 2019

Special to the Outlook While administrators have already put in place a hiring freeze, FAMU announced last week that it will eliminate men’s tennis and men’s cross country programs as a cost-saving measure. The change will take effect next June. FAMU athletic department have been facing a financial deficit for

Stanley completes rewriting FAMU records in win over DSU

November 12, 2019

By St. Clair Murraine Outlook staff writer About 30 minutes after Ryan Stanley had completed his assault on passing and scoring records set by Quinn Gray, the senior quarterback was asked where the game ball was last Saturday night. “That is a good question,” Stanley said. “That is a good

Rattlers basketball teams make media day their showcase

November 5, 2019

By James Thomas Outlook Writer Not a single fan was there. That didn’t bother the FAMU men’s and women’s basketball teams. They came to meet the media. The teams were set up in the Lawson Center last Thursday specifically to meet the occasion. The lights were bright inside the empty

Akers-led Noles rush to homecoming romp Sports

Akers-led Noles rush to homecoming romp

November 5, 2019

  By Tim Linafelt Senior writer/Seminoles.com Cam Akers had a demanding checklist for himself headed into last Saturday’s game against Syracuse, and he shared it with coach Willie Taggart before kickoff. “He was going to break the record for touchdowns,” Taggart said, “and he was going to run for a

Freshman QB McKay carries FAMU to seventh win Sports

Freshman QB McKay carries FAMU to seventh win

November 5, 2019

By FAMU athletics BALTIMORE – Even with a freshman quarterback making his first collegiate start under center, FAMU didn’t need any late-game heroics on Saturday afternoon as the Rattlers extended their win streak to seven with a 24-12 victory over Morgan State in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) game at

Simmons: OT win doesn’t define FAMU season Sports

Simmons: OT win doesn’t define FAMU season

October 29, 2019

By St. Clair Murraine Outlook staff writer Everything about FAMU’s 34-31 victory over North Carolina A&T says it’s the kind of win that could turn out to define a football season. The Rattlers overcame so many adversities, starting with Tropical Storm Nestor pushing back the game from Saturday to last

Florida Blue extends Florida Classic title sponsorship through 2022 Sports

Florida Blue extends Florida Classic title sponsorship through 2022

October 29, 2019

By FAMU Sports Information ORLANDO — Florida Blue has reached an agreement with the Florida Classic Consortium to extend its title sponsorship of the Florida Blue Florida Classic. The agreement was announced last Wednesday by Bethune-Cookman University President E. LaBrent Chrite and Florida A&M University President Larry Robinson. The deal,