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FAMU women fall in home opener

The game started with California’s Leilani McIntosh finding Michelle Onyiah on a fastbreak lay-up. The Rattlers got things started with Olivia Delancy’s low post jumper on the left block. California’s press would force the Rattlers into a couple of turnovers, as the Golden Bears would then go on a 5-0 […]

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Rattlers fight, but fall to Ducks

As part of the Pac-12/SWAC Legacy Series, the Florida A&M Rattlers had their home opener Monday against the University of Oregon Ducks in the Al Lawson Center. The Rattlers fell to the Ducks, 67-54. In a game that only held 2,587 attendees of Al Lawson’s 9,639 capacity, the team knew […]

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Bowling: A pathway to scholarships

In the dynamic arena of sports, where competition is the heartbeat, bowling has carved out its distinctive niche. It’s more than just a casual evening with friends. It’s a genuine test of skills, precision and strategy that demands dedication from every participant. Melverton Walter, an esteemed bowling instructor at Florida […]

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Three-peat for FAMU football

ORLANDO  — For the third year in a row, the Rattlers remain champions. Florida A&M defeated Bethune-Cookman 24-7 Saturday in the annual Florida Blue Florida Classic. The fan support for the game was hard to miss, as the attendance in Camping World Stadium reached 56,227, which is the highest at […]

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Rattlers conclude road trip

The Florida A&M women’s basketball team ended its first three games of the season 0-3, with losses to the University of Tennessee, Middle Tennessee State University, and the University of Florida. In the season opener the Rattlers fell to Tennessee, Coach Gordon’s alma mater, 93-64. Starting guard Ahriahna Grizzle led […]

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Club baseball team new at FAMU

The FAMU club baseball team has been hard at work with practices and games for their fall season. The club stands as its own organization outside of the athletic department. It serves as a way for students to play the sport they enjoy. It’s been around for about […]

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Club-level volleyball growing

Club volleyball at Florida A&M falls somewhere between recreational play and varsity-level competition. It provides players with an exceptional opportunity to develop their skills, build lasting connections, and cultivate an appreciation for the game beyond the court. Aniya Thomas, a third-year biology pre-med student from Fresno, California, is the president […]

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Rattlers victorious over rivals on Senior Night

In a mesmerizing clash that unfolded on the much-anticipated Senior Night, the Florida A&M University Women’s Volleyball Team delivered a resounding triumph against their rivals, the Bethune Cookman University Wildcats in four sets. The gymnasium buzzed with anticipation as family, friends and fans filled the stands, eager to witness the […]

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Moussa not expected to start Saturday v. Lincoln

For the first time this season the Rattlers will not have SWAC Preseason Offensive Player of the Year Jeremy Moussa under center. According to HBCU Gameday, FAMU coach Willie Simmons said he plans to start backup quarterback redshirt sophomore Junior Muratovic for Saturday’s game against Lincoln University California. Muratovic is […]