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

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

MEAC Leaders Struggling to Draw Fans, Despite Success

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Norfolk State has been one of the most consistent teams in the MEAC over the last couple of years, but you wouldn't know it by looking at...

Former HBCU Basketball Legend Bob Hopkins Dies At Age 80

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Robert M. “Bob” Hopkins Sr. was a tremendous basketball coach and player. Hopkins, the head basketball coach of Xavier University of Louisiana from 1969-74, died on Friday,...

Former Saint Augustine Star Signs Deal To Play Professional Basketball In Romania

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Meet 2013 former Saint Augustine star and guard, Raheem Jolliffe. Jolliffe is the latest basketball phenomenon taking over the HBCU community with a recent contract deal to...

Tuskegee’s Joshua Eichelberger Among Those Recognized In SIAC Basketball Honors

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ATLANTA—Tuskegee University senior Joshua Eichelberger has been named SIAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week while Kentucky State University sophomore Brandon Darrett was named SIAC Men’s Basketball...

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

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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 night, that game...

Who Will Win the Men’s CIAA Tournament?

As the college basketball season winds down, one long honored and respected tradition among HBCUs launches, the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Basketball tournament. This year in the...

Livingstone Player Combats Suspension

Kyra Crosby of Livingstone College, the Lady Blue Bears leading scorer, was recently ruled ineligible for the remainder of the season. In this suspension Livingstone forfeits all...

Fear The Eagles: NCCU Impresses Against North Carolina

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Get your popcorn ready, NCCU is ready to take flight! The North Carolina Central Men's Basketball team are 8-0 in conference MEAC play, they have won 10 straight...

Shaw University Men’s & Women’s Win CIAA Tournament

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Nothing but Proud for Shaw University Mens and Womans Basketball Team for winning the CIAA Championship 2011 Title.

James Wright, Alabama A&M Assistant Coach, Dies at 46

Alabama A&M assistant coach James Wright passed away last Wednesday at the age of 46. “We’ve lost a great coach, a great man and a great person. I’ve...

Howard University’s Daniel Leads Nation In Scoring, But He Wants To Raise School’s Basketball...

Howard’s star guard James “J-Byrd” Daniel III recently had nothing but good things to say about his black college experience so far at the Mecca. Daniel is a...

TU’s Joshua Eichelberger, Stillman College’s Phyllice Eubanks Named in SIAC Week 11 Basketball Honors

Tuskegee University senior Joshua Eichelberger has been named SIAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week and Stillman College senior Phyllice Eubanks has been named SIAC Women’s Basketball...

Erykah Badu, DJ Premiere to Headline ‘SWAC Goes Hip-Hop’ for SWAC Basketball Tournament

The 2012 SWAC Tournament promises to be a week filled with great basketball and exciting events. Taking place on Wednesday, March 7, will be SWAC Goes Hip-Hop....

Derrick Griffin, Texas Southern Forward Ejected After Punching Alcorn State Player

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During Texas Southern’s 74-58 win over Alcorn State Monday night, redshirt freshman forward Derrick Griffin was ejected after punching Braves’ guard Juwan Henderson in the face during...

Livingstone, Lincoln, or Shaw?: Women’s CIAA Prediction

This season in Women's Basketball, the CIAA has seen a nearly unstoppable force in Livingstone College, who has been far and away better than all of their...

Chowan’s Men Basketball Team Visits 9/11 Memorial

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

The NCCU Men’s Basketball Team is Unsatisfied

The above promo video of The North Carolina Central University Men's basketball team shows just how driven they are to take their game to the next level. This documentary...

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