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North Carolina A&T Running Back Tarik Cohen Selected By Chicago Bears In NFL Draft

North Carolina A&T running back Tarik Cohen was taken by the Chicago Bears in the fourth round of the 2017 Draft on Saturday. Cohen, a three-time Offensive Player...

Classic Magic’ Memories In Columbus – FVSU

Memories of the 22nd Annual Fountain City Classic linger in the hearts of Fort Valley State University fans. As some Wildcats fight heartburn after a disappointing 38-21...

Former FAMU football player gunned down by police in Charlotte, NC

A police officer in Charlotte, NC is being charged with voluntary manslaughter for the excessive shooting death of 24-year-old Jonathan Ferrell.  Ferrell, an ex-football player at Florida...

Alcorn Selects Courtney G. Pruitt as Women’s Basketball Coach

Alcorn State Newsroom Alcorn State University's search for a new head women's basketball coach concluded with a seasoned individual with extensive college coaching experience, most recently as the...

Alabama State’s Senior, Edward Mosley Among the Nation’s Best Athletes

Defensive End Edward Mosley values education and does a great job on the field recording sacks. He has recorded a total of 4 sacks and 19 tackles...

Jackson State’s Hail Mary Win Gets Featured on ESPN

It was too big of a highlight that ESPN's Sports Center couldn't pass it up.  Jackson State's win on a Hail Mary was among the top plays of...

UMES Wins Bowling National Championship / Maria Rodriguez & Nataline Jamenez Player of the...

Maria Rodriguez and Natalie Jimenez were named the Division I and Division II/III Players of the Year While UMES Wins Bowling National Championship 2011

North Carolina A&T Jeremy Taylor Earns Title Of FCS Stats Player of the Week

Fall semester is in session and that means it's a pretty exciting time for sports fans in America. Needless to say, football is back! Alongside the wins...

UMES Players Attend Hoops Event

University of Maryland Eastern Shore men's basketball players Mike Myers and Isaac Smith III were invited to participate in the Portsmouth Basketball Summit, which runs through Friday. The...

Former Jackson State Football NFL Hopefuls Cut From Pro Day

Just as a reminder, Pro Days events are looked to by every athlete as the one chance of making the big league and in this case the NFL....

Savannah State Tigers Lose to UAB in Season Opener, 52-0

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- Savannah State opened their 2018 football season with a 52-0 loss to Alabama-Birmingham in a game played at Legion Field. The crowd of 27,124 saw the...

Across the Line: AL.com’s Nick Birdsong on Alabama State

With Saturday’s game drawing closer, we check in today with al.com’s HBCU reporter, Nick Birdsong, who not only has one of the better Twitter handles around (@birds_word),...

Prairie View Beats Texas Southern In Labor Day Classic 38-11

  HOUSTON – The Willie Simmons era started off on the right foot as the Prairie View A&M Panthers rolled up nearly 500 yards of total offense combined...

Grambling State’s Eddie Robinson now has most wins by a NCAA Division I football...

With the NCAA vacating 111 wins from Penn State coach Joe Paterno, Grambling State coach Eddie Robinson returned to the top of the wins' list at a...

Virginia State Athlete Charged In Alleged Campus Rape

A Virginia State University student has been charged with raping a fellow student Dec. 1 in one of the school’s residence halls. The woman told police that she,...

Virginia State’s Football Coach Thweatt headed to JMU

Byron Thweatt is no longer head coach of the Virginia State football team. Thweatt resigned his position with the Division II Trojans on Tuesday to become linebackers coach...

Alabama State OL Jylan Ware Picked Up By The Oakland Raiders

With the 231st pick in the NFL Draft, Alabama State offensive tackle Jylan Ware was picked up by the Oakland Raiders in the seventh round. The Oakland Raiders already...

Southern Football Names New Defensive Coordinator

KSLA News Former North Carolina AT&T assistant coach Trei Oliver has been named Southern University's new defensive coordinator. Oliver helped lead NC AT&T to a 2015 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference title...

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