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Edward Waters University Hires First Female Athletic Director in Program History

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Edward Waters University made history on Tuesday with the announcement of its first African-American woman to lead the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics in the over 155-year history of the institution.

Hampton Student-Athlete Becomes First HBCU Football Player to Come Out as Gay

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Hampton University football player Byron Perkins made history Wednesday by becoming the first football player at an HBCU to come out as gay according to Sports Illustrated.

Florida A&M Hires Tiffani-Dawn Sykes as New Athletic Director

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Florida A&M has hired Tiffani-Dawn Sykes as the school's new Vice President and Director of Intercollegiate Athletics.

Jackson State To Build New Stadium In Hopes To Keep Deion Sanders As Head...

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On Tuesday Jackson city council leaders unanimously approved a resolution for the construction of a new stadium for the Jackson State Tigers football team.

Talladega College Adds Two New Award-Winning Coaches to its Staff

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Talladega College has added two award-winning leaders to its coaching staff.  Junior Noel has been named head soccer coach and Tim King has been named golf coach.

CAU Alum Returns to the University to Head Basketball Team

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Clark Atlanta University welcomes back 2009 alum, Alfred Jordan as the new head basketball coach.

Benedict College Brings the Heat at The Carolinas Football Classic Tailgate

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Benedict College football fans come out celebrate at the Carolinas Football Classic Tailgate

TSU’s Aristocrat of Bands Submits Application to the Grammy Committee

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The Aristocrat of Bands (AOB) at Tennessee State University is setting their aspirations high by submitting an application to the Grammys to be nominated for their upcoming album "The Urban Hymnal."

Grant Thornton to Partner with Six HBCU Golf Programs

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Grant Thornton, one of America's largest audit, tax, and advisory firms has partnered with six HBCUs to "grow the games of golf."

North Carolina A&T Men’s Basketball Coach Will Jones Exits the Program

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North Carolina A&T has announced a coaching change as Men's Basketball Head Coach Will Jones will no longer be a part of the program.

Former Vikings Coach Mike Zimmer Joins Football Staff at Jackson State

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Former NFL head coach Mike Zimmer will be joining Deion Sanders at Jackson State as an analyst for the football team.

Howard Hires New Softball Assistant Coach Odicci Alexander

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Howard University hires Odicci Alexander as new assistant softball coach.

Morgan State Welcomes Olympic Gold Medalist To Lead Revived Wrestling Program

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Morgan State University has secured wrestling legend Kenny Monday as their new men's wrestling coach.

NCCU Becomes First HBCU to Launch a Group Licensing Program for Student Athletes

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NCCU has partnered with  The Brandr Group (TBG) to establish a group licensing program for the university’s student-athletes. 

SC State Fires Athletic Director Stacy Danley

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South Carolina State University has decided that it does not see a future with former athletic director Stacy Danley. Learn more from staff at...

There Are No HBCUs in Minnesota, So Three HBCU Grads Started a Band Camp...

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Bands culture is an integral part of the HBCU experience, and some HBCU alumni don't want some high schoolers to miss it! Learn more...

Alcorn State adds HBCU Legend to its Basketball Coaching Staff

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HBCU Basketball legend Cyrus “Cy” Alexander joins the men's basketball staff at Alcorn State University.

Fisk University’s New Gymnastics Team has Officially Started Practicing

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The first HBCU gymnastics team has officially started practicing for the 2023 season.