Celebration Bowl

Nicholas Curry, Staff Writer

Not too many teams on any level can say they finished a season undefeated. In any sport, going an entire season without a loss is a mammoth accomplishment. North Carolina A&T put themselves in the upper echelon of black college football this past weekend, defeating the Grambling Tigers 21-14 in the Celebration Bowl.

The Aggies topped off their perfect season with an impressive drive late in the fourth quarter. Thousands of Aggie students, alumni, and fans packed out the new Mercedes-Benz stadium in Atlanta on Saturday afternoon. Their exuberant Aggie pride helped lead their beloved alma mater to a victory.

Lamar Raynard, junior quarterback for the Aggies completed 23 of 43 passes for 225 yards and one touchdown. Junior running back Marquell Cartwright had an exceptional game running for a total of 110 yards on 20 carries. He averaged an impressive… (subscribe for full articles)