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NC A&T finally give fans something to cheer about

Originally Published: August 30, 2007
By Kyle Whelliston | Special to ESPN.com

NC A&T riding fan supportAP Photo/Karl DeBlakerJason Wills is one of the keys in NC A&T's title drive. Once upon a time, basketball games in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference were so overwhelmingly popular that they were moved from campus gyms to city arenas, as tens of thousands of fans clamored for a peek at players with nicknames like "The Pencil" and "The Human Eraser" and to root on teams like UMES' "Black Beatles."

Three decades have passed since the conference's Division ...

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