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Falcons hang tough but lose to WSSU
October 2016 Sports

Falcons hang tough but lose to WSSU

WINSTON-SALEM, NC (Oct 15) – On Saturday, Saint Augustine’s University hung tough against Winston-Salem State University in the first half of a 45-10 CIAA football loss at Bowman Gray Stadium.   The defeat dropped the Falcons to 1-1 in the Southern Division, 2-2 in the CIAA and 2-5 overall. The […]

Falcons win in double overtime
October 2016 Sports

Falcons win in double overtime

SALISBURY, NC (Oct 9) – D.J. Johnson (So./Richmond, VA) scored on a 10-yard run and Sean Smith (So./Valdosta, GA) made the critical extra point in double overtime as Saint Augustine’s University slipped past Livingstone College 38-37 in the CIAA Southern Division football opener at Alumni Memorial Stadium. With the win, the Falcons improved to […]

October 2016 Sports

Falcon runners place second in cross country meet

RALEIGH, NC (Oct 8) – Late Friday afternoon, Shaquille Dill (Fr./Pembroke, Bermuda) led the Saint Augustine’s University men to a second-place finish in the Blue Bear Cross Country Invitational at Salisbury Community Park in Salisbury, N.C. Dill finished third in the 8K race with a time of 31:02. Immanuel Hutchinson […]

Cannon, Thomas top SAU finishers in cross-country
September 2016 Sports

Cannon, Thomas top SAU finishers in cross-country

RALEIGH, NC (Sept 25) – On Saturday, Mylene Cannon (Sr./Dallas, TX) and Nikolas Thomas (Fr./Suitland, MD) were Saint Augustine’s University’s top runners at the Greensboro Cross Country Invitational at Hagan Stone Park in Greensboro, N.C.   Cannon placed 18th out of 46 Division II female runners with a time of 22:34.1. […]

Football team wins first league game
September 2016 Sports

Football team wins first league game

RALEIGH, NC (Sept 24) – Today, D.J. Johnson (So./Richmond, VA) threw four touchdown passes to lead Saint Augustine’s University past Lincoln University 35-31 in its CIAA football opener at the George Williams Athletic Complex. The win was the first for the Falcons (1-0 CIAA, 1-3 overall) this season after playing […]

SAU wins home volleyball opener
September 2016 Sports

SAU wins home volleyball opener

RALEIGH, NC (Sept 22) – Tonight, Saint Augustine’s University overcame a sluggish start to trounce Johnson C. Smith University 3-1 in its home volleyball opener at Emery Gymnasium.   After losing the first set 25-13, the Lady Falcons regrouped to take the next three sets 25-18, 25-21 and 25-18. They […]

Falcons fly at the Olympics
September 2016 Sports

Falcons fly at the Olympics

Saint Augustine’s University is known for dominating the CIAA, but its student-athletes can compete at the highest levels – Falcons are regulars at the Olympics. Four Falcon athletes took part in the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, representing Saint Augustine’s and their home countries. It was hardly the […]

Runner wins national track and field honor
May 2016 Sports

Runner wins national track and field honor

Shawn Rowe (Jr./West Palm Beach, Fla.) of Saint Augustine’s University was named by HERO Sports as D2 Men’s Track and Field National HERO of the Week on Monday, May 23, 2016.    Rowe topped a nationwide poll of 10 nominees to win the honor. He was nominated based on his performance […]