History Maker: 1st Female NFL Referee from the MEAC

Ms. Shannon Eastin, a referee from the HBCU’s MEAC, is making history as the first female to referee in an NFL game when she...

FAMU Names Former University of Buffalo Offensive Coordinator

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. –Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) today announced the hiring of Alex Wood as its head football coach. FAMU made the announcement today...

Three CIAA and Three SIAC Men’s Teams Regionally Ranked This Week

Region/Rank School In-Region Record Overall Record ATLANTIC 1 West Liberty 19-0 19-0 2 Bowie State 16-3 16-3 3 Winston-Salem State 13-4 11-4 4 Mercyhurst 17-3 17-3 5 West Virginia State 14-5 14-4 6 Indiana (Pa.) 13-5 13-5 7 Fairmont State 12-5 12-5 8 Alderson-Broaddus 14-6 14-6 9 Mansfield 12-7 12-7 10 Livingstone 10-4 10-4 SOUTH 1 Alabama-Huntsville 20-2 19-2 2 Rollins 14-4 11-3 3 Benedict 14-5 14-5 4 Tampa 13-4 11-4 5 Florida Southern 12-6 12-5 6 Arkansas Tech 13-3 13-3 7 Harding 15-3 15-3 8 Stillman 14-4 14-4 9 Clark Atlanta 12-5 12-5 10 Christian Brothers 13-6 13-6

28 Black Hall of Fame Athletes

When one contributes greatly to their field, goes above and beyond the norm, not only affecting their peers, but history as we know it,...

Bethune Cookman Wildcats came to win against Prairie View (63-14)

The 2011 NCAA FCS football season is officially underway, and the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats showed up big on Sunday in their first appearance in the...

Howard Combines Defense and Running Game to Win over Hampton

  November 5--Howard used a grinding, ball control running game featuring a yeoman performance by Terrance Leffall and a stingy defense to defeat Hampton University,...

Arrest Made In Morgan State University Shooting

According to the Associated Press: Baltimore police have arrested a 20-year-old Washington man in the shooting of a Morgan State University football player. Police spokesman Anthony...

Tickets for 2011 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Classic Now on Sale

Tickets for the 32nd Annual Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Classic (BCBS), the traditional showdown between historically black institutions Bethune-Cookman University...

Savannah State recruited two players from American Samoa to help on the offensive line

Could that be a war chant? It’s what Savannah State coach Steve Davenport thought he heard one morning as walked from his office to preseason...

Do Black Lives Matter To The NCAA?

Do Black Lives Matter to the NCAA, as long as these Black lives continue to create revenue? In today's era of college sports it sure seems...

Kenrick Ellis of Hampton University Picked in the 3rd round in the NFL Draft...

Senior defensive tackle Kenrick Ellis (West Palm Beach, Fla.) was selected 94th overall

Twenty-Five SIAC Football Standouts Named to 2011 Don Hansen All-Region Team

ATLANTA—The 2011 Don Hansen All-Super Region Two Team was recently released and 25 football standouts from the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) were selected...

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...

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...

Alabama A&M quarterback Deaunte Mason three-peats as SWAC Offensive Player of the Week

Deaunte Mason is balling. The senior Alabama A&M quarterback was named the Southwestern Athletic Conference's Offensive Player of the Week for the third week in...

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...

Bowie State Football Lands Strong Local Flavor Trevon Bennett

Trevon Bennett is still waiting for his chance, and he may have to wait one more year. A Riverdale Baptist graduate, Bennett is a...