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Norfolk State Football Signee Shooting in New Jersey

Norfolk State football signee Dy-Shawn Simpkins Jr., who enrolled in January, was killed in a shooting near his native East Orange, N.J., on Friday,...

Former VUU Football Star Gets Invited To Broncos Rookie Camp

Gerald Huggins writes in a post at LinkedIn: "Former Virginia Union University DB, Rodeshawn Joseph has been invited to the Broncos Rookie Camp. Joseph, listed at...

HBCU NFL Draft And Free Agents 2017

The NFL Draft hasn't seen this many HBCU prospects since 2011. From North Carolina A&T Running Back Tarik Cohen Selected by Chicago Bears to Albany State...

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...

Albany State Lineman Grover Stewart Selected by The Indianapolis Colts

The Indianapolis Colts selected Albany State defensive lineman Grover Stewart with the 144th pick in the fourth round of the NFL Draft. The 6-foot-5, 334-pound...

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...
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Grambling WR Chad Williams Gets The Call From The Arizona Cardinals

Cardinals GM Steve Keim joked that it would not be an Arizona Cardinals draft if they did not take a player from a small...

20 Arrests After Alcorn State Football Players Campus Brawl

The Claiborne County Police Department made up to 20 arrests earlier last week after a fight that broke out on campus at Alcorn State...

The Black Beat: ‘Grambling Transfer Miguel Mendez Eager To Uphold G-Men’s Historic National Title’

E'Vonne Gipson writes at The Black Beat that Miguel Mendez, a California native, is thrilled to play on a team that's winning like Grambling State...

HBCU Gameday: ‘Four HBCU Players Invited To NFL Draft Combine’

Gerald Huggins writes at HBCU Gameday that four players who attended historically black colleges have been invited to the NFL Scouting Combine, which begins later...

Clark Atlanta University Junior Is Nation’s Only HBCU Football Player Majoring In Fashion Design

ATLANTA    Darion "Spoon" Weatherspoon is a tough-as-nails defensive back for the Clark Atlanta University Panthers football team.  But there's something else about this 20-year-old...

Former HBCU Football Star Michael Strahan In Esquire Interview Talks Football And Fashion

Michael Strahan, who played defensive end at Texas Southern University and was so dominant he drew double teams, spoke with Esquire magazine about football, Super...
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Meet The SWAC’s All-Time Leading Rusher

OnTheYard is back! The video above is the latest episode of OnTheYard. In this episode, Perry White sits down with Southern University and the SWAC's...

Texas Southern University Presents Vikings COO Warren With Inaugural Pioneer Award

The TSU Newsroom reports: Texas Southern University honored Kevin Warren, the National Football League’s (NFL) highest-ranking African American executive, with its inaugural Pioneer Award,...

BoxToRow.com Ranks Top 10 HBCU Recruiting Classes

Ahead, you will find the 10 best recruiting class among Division I historically black colleges, ranked after extensive research of the 22 schools, writes Donal...

Grambling State Commit Edgard Franklin Uses Football As Motivation To Excel After Loss Of...

Madison Prep Academy guard Edgard Franklin made one of his dreams as a young boy come true when he committed to Grambling State University...

Two Black College Football Stars To Play In 2017 NFL Super Bowl

Deji Olatoye, and Eric Weems will represent black college football in this year's NFL Super Bowl on Sunday, Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium in Houston. A...

Howard’s Frederick: We Are Excited To Welcome Mike London To Howard University

Howard University President Wayne A. I. Frederick introduced a new head coach of the Bison during a press conference on campus. The decision comes...
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Nominations Open: 2017 HBCU Top 30 Under 30

Do you know a student at a historically black college or university (HBCU) who exemplifies greatness, inspires their community, or represents their school beautifully? For...