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Fisk Gymnastics Team Becomes First HBCU to Compete at NCAA Level

Fisk University made history on Jan. 6 at the Super 16 gymnastics invitational in Las Vegas as the first historically Black college or university to compete in NCAA gymnastics.

Homeless Teen Earns Spot on HBCU Basketball Team

A homeless teen has earned a well-deserved spot on the Fisk University basketball team! Learn more in the story by Christine Devine at Fox...

Digital Bank Greenwood Signs NIL Deal with College Football Star Travis Hunter

Jackson State's Travis Hunter has just signed a new groundbreaking NIL deal. Learn more in the story by Jeff Beer at Fast Company. As the...

Inside KeShaun Moore’s Journey From HBCU Linebacker to an NIL Deal with WWE

KeShaun Moore's education and football experience at Hampton University has helped him prepare for the opportunity of a lifetime. Learn more in the...

Charles Barkley Pledges $1 Million To Spelman College After Being Impressed By Student

NBA legend Charles Barkley has donated to yet another HBCU, and this time it's Spelman College! Learn more in the story by Ernie Suggs...

Grambling State Fires Volleyball Coach Who Cut Entire Team After Internal Investigation

When now former Grambling State University volleyball coach Chelsey Lucas decided to cut her entire team of volleyball student-athletes, it caused an uproar. Today...

Incoming HBCU Students Among Honorees of Kevin Durant’s Foundation

Students heading to Bowie State University, Howard University, and other other schools were recently honored by NBA star Kevin Durant's foundation. Learn more in...

Coveted Magazine Features HBCU Talent For First Time In Nearly 30 Years

Key contributors of the Jackson State University Tigers football team are being put front and center on a new magazine cover. Learn more in...

Phoenix Suns All-Star Chris Paul Continues HBCU Basketball Events

Chris Paul is welcoming another year highlighting HBCU players. Learn more in the Arizona Republic story by Duane Rankin below. Phoenix Suns point guard Chris...

Atlanta Officers Won’t Face Charges From 2020 Arrest of Morehouse and Spelman Students

The AUC community and beyond is in shock after learning that a violent day in 2020 will end in no charges. Learn more in...

Deion Sanders Responds To Alabama Coach’s Accusations That Jackson State Bribed Athlete

University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban is in hot water after accusing Jackson State University football coach Deion Sanders of using $1 million...

Delaware Governor Denounces Police Search of HBCU Lacrosse Bus in Georgia

We previously reported on the now viral police searching of a bus full of Delaware State University lacrosse students, and now that unfortunate event...

Former Fisk University Football Player Excited To Embark On Unusual NFL Journey With Brother

Malik Smith, who played football at Fisk University before being drafted to the NFL, will not be the only one in his family heading...

Howard University Standout Gregory Odom Jr. Makes PGA Tour Debut At Wells Fargo Championship

The PGA Golf Tour is getting a hopefully long-lasting glimpse of HBCU talent with Howard University standout Gregory Odom Jr. Mike Dojc at Forbes...

JR Smith Named N.C. A&T’s Academic Athlete of the Year

Former NBA player JR Smith has made an impression in his golf program at North Carolina A&T State University. Get the full story from...

Interim FAMU Athletic Director Michael Smith Holds Down Position Amid Departure By Kortne Gosha

While Florida A&M University has welcomed in new athletic director Michael Smith, some at FAMU have been left puzzled by former AD Kortne Gosha's...

Texas Southern University Announces Partnership With Houston Texans

Texas Southern University just announced a new partnership a local NFL team, which will help students beyond the classroom. Get the full story from...

Recent Howard University Graduate Makes History As First Full-Time Woman On Bison Staff

Howard University alumna Janice Pettyjohn is making history at her alma mater due to a new position she's landed with the Howard Bison. Get...