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MLB’s ‘Play Ball’ comes to FAMU

In the centennial anniversary of the Negro Leagues Baseball professional league, Major League Baseball (MLB) held its “Play Ball” series event at Florida A&M University, which marks the first time the event has been held at a Historically Black College or University. In each year since 2015,  MLB has sponsored […]

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Rattlers remain perfect at home

The Florida A&M University men’s basketball team was able to remain undefeated at home as they pulled off a victory against South Carolina State University, 61-56.  With this win, FAMU (12-14,10-5) will finish the season with a perfect 8-0 run at home for the first time since the 1988-1989 season. […]

FAMU Head Coach Robert McCullum applauding his team's effort during the game, Photo Courtesy: FAMU Athletics
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FAMU defeats Norfolk State, 66-63

  The Florida A&M men’s basketball team defeated Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference rival Norfolk State University on Saturday by a score of 66-63 and extended the Rattlers’ home winning streak to seven games. The first matchup between these two teams resulted in a 95-67 win for the Spartans, but this time […]

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FAMU drops series to Mercer

  The Florida A&M University (FAMU) Rattlers baseball team lost their second straight game to the Mercer Bears by a score of 7-2 Wednesday evening at Moore-Kittles Field.  The loss put the Rattlers record at 1-2, while the Bears remained undefeated (5-0) on the season after finishing a two-game series […]

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After 30 years as head coach, Wiggins to retire

With years of experience and a passion for Florida A&M University, longtime head softball coach Veronica Wiggins recently announced her retirement after this year’s season. Wiggins was born and raised in Miami. Growing up, she was the oldest daughter of nine and had responsibilities that everyday teenagers wouldn’t care to […]

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FAMU baseball No. 2 in MEAC preseason poll

Pitcher Chandellor Benton gets ready to throw a pitch against Mercer. Photo Courtesy of FAMU Athletics.com   As the season for the Florida A&M Baseball team is underway, they are looking to defend their MEAC championship. However, the reigning champs already face doubt to be able to repeat their successes. […]