2012 CIAA Tournament & 100th Anniversary Celebration

HAMPTON, Va. – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) anticipates the largest Tournament in the history of the iconic Conference. The planning committee prepares to...

Chowan’s Men Basketball Team Visits 9/11 Memorial

MURFREESBORO, NC - Play with a purpose. Those words are echoed by coaches across the country on a daily basis, in attempts to get the...

HBCU Women’s Basketball Preview: Grambling

Grambling, La--With the No. 9 recruiting class in the country for the class of 2012 among mid-majors, the Lady Tigers are now playing with...

Alabama State gets 65-57 exhibition win over Fort Valley State University

Kenderek Washington scored 21 points and Jeffery Middlebrooks added 13 as Alabama State University opened the 2011-12 season with a 65-57 exhibition win over...

HBCU Basketball Preview: Grambling State University

College basketball season is approaching for Grambling State University and the Tigers are ranked eighth in the Preseason Southwestern Athletic Conference Basketball Poll. The Tigers,...

4 HBCUs Participate in the First Annual Memphis HBCU HOOP Classic

Building Blocks Mentoring Program has assembled 4 high caliber college basketball teams for the first annual Memphis HBCU Basketball Classic. The classic will provide a platform...

Kentucky State lands Two on Preseason All-Conference Teams

FRANKFORT, KY (October 20, 2011) -- The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference recently announced the 2011-2012 SIAC Men’s and Women’s Basketball Preseason All-Conference Teams as...

Saint Augustine’s College Falcon Mens Basketball Team constructively help the Community

On Friday, September 2, 2011 the Men's Falcon basketball team assembled to construct and renovate various Habitat for Humanity houses. Among the group were...

VIDEO – Highlights NBA All-Stars show off at Morgan State University

Over the weekend, we noted that an exhibition game chock full of NBA All-Stars was about to go down in Baltimore, Maryland. On Tuesday...

Top 10 Greatest HBCU Basketball Players Of All-Time

10. Avery Johnson, Southern University "As a high school senior in 1983, Johnson led New Orleans' St. Augustine High School to a 35–0 record and the Class...

Dillard University Introduces New Men’s Basketball Coach Bernard Griffith

The Dillard University athletics department introduced Bernard Griffith as the new coach of its men's basketball team at a press conference in Dent Hall...

Girls Basketball Team from Saudi Arabia Visits HU, Coach Six

Girls Basketball Team from Saudi Arabia Visits HU, Coach Six Hampton, Va. – Female basketball players from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia are visiting Hampton University and...

NBA player Demarcus Cousins visit Alcorn State’s Luther Riley Celebrity Basketball Camp

Over 100 campers participated in the first annual Luther Riley Celebrity Basketball Camp held at Alcorn State University on June 26-30, 2011. The all-star...

Local Student-Athletes Graduate in 2011 with Honors from Bowie State

Education Secretary Arne Duncan months ago expressed his disappointment with the low graduation rates among most student-athletes attending major universities throughout the nation. But...

Jessica Kern named ninth head women’s basketball coach of Lincoln University Pennsylvania

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, Pa. (April 14, 2011) — Lincoln University is pleased to announce Jessica Kern as the new head coach of the women's basketball...

Saint Paul’s College Shuts Down The Athletic Department

The Saint Paul’s College board of trustees has voted to discontinue the school’s entire athletics program, the college announced Monday. The decision, which takes effect July 1, is intended to help alleviate Saint Paul’s ongoing financial struggles.

Pirates (Hampton University) bulk up with three basketball signees

Ed Joyner's 2011 recruiting class at Hampton University is proof it pays to be persistent — and that it helps to be a little lucky.

Saint Augustine’s Rashad Ingram Named CIAA Player of the Year

Shortstop Rashad Ingram (Sr./Savannah, Ga.) of Saint Augustine's College was named 2011 CIAA Baseball Player of the Year Tuesday by the CIAA and the CIAA Baseball Coaches Association.