Only Three Black College Athletes Selected In 2016 NFL Draft

One North Carolina Central student-athlete and a duo of South Carolina State Bulldogs were selected in this year’s NFL Draft. If only had the three standout HBCU...

Top 10 HBCUs To Develop Professional Athletes

Historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have not only prided themselves in developing some of the brightest and most skilled students in the classrooms. They have also...

North Carolina A&T’s Tarik Cohen Named One Of The Best College Football Athletes In...

Tarik Cohen, a senior running back for North Carolina A&T State University, has the strength, drive, and competitiveness that has earned him a lot of bragging over the...

NFL Partners With SWAC And MEAC To Create Job Opportunities

On Friday, the NFL announced a new partnership with two of the leading historically black college and universities (HBCUs) conferences, Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) and Mideastern Athletic...

Top 5 HBCU Classics to Visit 2015

All HBCU attendees know that fall semester means football classic time, and we all know that it is so much more than just two rival teams throwing...
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WATCH: Bayou Classic Is A ‘Ritual Unlike Any Other’

In college football, tradition is everything, and the battle between historically black colleges Southern and Grambling State is a ritual unlike any other. Especially at halftime.
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Watch: NCCU’s Ryan Smith Gets Biggest Call Of His Life And Becomes Newest Member...

We wrote about how NCCU's standout cornerback was one of only three HBCU athletes selected in this year's NFL Draft, you can check it out here. But...

Rival FCS Conferences MEAC And SWAC Will Once Again Kick Off College Football Postseason...

Last year, the first-ever Celebration Bowl, which showcases the heritage, legacy, pageantry and tradition of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), aired live on ABC—and it was...

Two Former Braves Football Players Sign With The NFL’s Green Bay Packers, Washington Redskins

After four years of training and two Southwestern Athletic Conference Championships, two former Braves football players will fulfill their dreams of playing professional football. Warren Gatewood, a defensive...

NCAA Bans Postseason Play At Several Black Colleges

Last week, several schools and HBCUs have went under fire for unsatisfactory academic progress after the release of the Academic Progress Rate scores from NCAA. Although as a unit the...

NFL Draft HBCU Players Overview: TSU’s Anthony Morris Is A Steal

Four players at HBCUs were drafted, and as many as 12 players so far were signed to Free Agent contracts after the draft. Since the inception of the...

Steve Harvey Partners With Alabama State And Turkey Day Classic

On Saturday, Alabama State President Gwendolyn Boyd announced at an evening press conference that Steve Harvey will partner with the school and the Turkey Day Classic, bringing about...

Jerry Rice Named Greatest HBCU Football Player of All Time – Mississippi Valley State

Sports website HBCU Sports Online have drafted up a list of who they think are the 25 Greatest HBCU Players of the Modern Era and none other than...

Southern University Fired Stump Mitchell Head football coach

Southern University fired third-year football coach Stump Mitchell on Friday, less than 24 hours after a disastrous home opener left the Jaguars at 0-2 to begin the...

HBCUs Hit Hard By NCAA In Latest APR Calculations

Several HBCU athletic programs face penalties and possible postseason bans after the NCAA released its latest round of Academic Progress Rate figures Wednesday. Among the notable schools that...

Benedict College Announces 2012 Football Schedule

Benedict College will play four home football games this season, including its second home Thursday night contest in two years when new rival, Bowie State University, comes...

Virginia Union Football Coaching Candidates Narrowed to Four

Virginia Union University Athletics Director Joe Taylor announced today that the search committee has narrowed the field down to four finalists for its head football coach position. The...

Alabama A&M DB Danny Johnson Dies In Car Accident

Alabama A&M University announced on Thursday that Football Danny Johnson passed away in a car accident earlier Thursday morning in Dutton. "This is a tragic loss for the...

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