Coppin State Alumna Christina Epps Headed To 2016 Rio Olympics

Being the first Olympian of the best HBCU on the planet, my alma mater, Coppin State means the world to me,”Christina Epps Said. “I hope I’ve not...

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...

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...

Bethune-Cookman Beats Norfolk State To Win 2016 MEAC Baseball Tournament Title

SALISBURY, Md. – Bethune-Cookman won the 2016 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Baseball Tournament championship on Tuesday with a 1-0 victory over Norfolk State at the Arthur W....

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...

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...

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...

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...

Pride of the Spartans: Norfolk State Rides a Wave of Success in the MEAC

The Norfolk State University Men's Basketball Team is running away with the MEAC. The Spartans are led by their 6-10 center Senior Kyle O'Quinn, who has been averaging a...

Bulldog men picked to finish last in MEAC basketball poll

It will be a full decade next year since the South Carolina State men’s basketball team last appeared in the NCAA tournament. The rest of the Mid-Eastern Athletic...

NCCU Baseball Beats NC A&T

WRAL Sports Fan North Carolina Central University broke out for 13 runs, scoring in just two innings to earn the season sweep with a 13-4 win over North...

Morgan State Names Mike Fanoga Defensive Coordinator

Morgan State has named Mike Fanoga the defensive coordinator. Fanoga assumes the role of defensive coordinator entering his 28th season of coaching the collegiate level, having spent the previous...

FAMU Wins Third Consecutive MEAC Softball Tournament Championship

ORMOND BEACH, Fla. – The Florida A&M University softball team won the 2016 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Softball Tournament championship on Saturday afternoon at the Ormond Beach...

Bethune-Cookman drops to No. 2 in HBCU Coaches Poll

After controlling the No. 1 position for most of this year’s football season, the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats suffered a heart wrenching defeat to MEAC foe Norfolk State—dropping to...

MEAC Leaders Struggling to Draw Fans, Despite Success

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...

The 2015 Celebration Bowl a Huge Success

Yesterday, the North Carolina A&T Aggies beat the Alcorn State Braves 41-34 in the inaugural Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. Kwashaun Quick led...

UMES Accepts Postseason Bid to CIT

WBOC 16 PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – The University of Maryland Eastern Shore men's basketball team will participate in the 2015 CollegeInsider.com Tournament, earning the first postseason berth for the...

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