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Hampton University Track & Field Shows Out At Hampton Relays

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Saturday, April 19, Hampton University hosted their historic Hampton University Relays with last year's relay being their first in seven years. The relays called...

North Carolina A&T Becomes First Official Winner Of Honda Battle Of The Bands

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For the first time since the Honda Battle of the Bands competition was created, the crowd decided on an official winner via text message....

Top 5 HBCU Classics to Visit 2015

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All HBCU attendees know that fall semester means football classic time, and we all know that it is so much more than just two...

NFL Partners With SWAC And MEAC To Create Job Opportunities

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

WATCH: Bayou Classic Is A ‘Ritual Unlike Any Other’

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In college football, tradition is everything, and the battle between historically black colleges Southern and Grambling State is a ritual unlike any other. Especially...

Dr. Paulette Walker Johnson nationally recognized Virginia State University “Woo-Woos” Cheering Squad

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Virginia State University's former head cheerleading coach, Dr. Paulette Johnson (middle) will be inducted into the John B. McLendon, Jr. Hall of Fame, announced by the CIAA.

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

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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...

Mississippi Valley Hires Jessica Kern as Women’s Basketball Head Coach

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On April 4th, Monday Morning, Mississippi Valley State University announced at a press conference that Jessica Kern will now serve as head coach of...

Watch: NCCU’s Ryan Smith Gets Biggest Call Of His Life And Becomes Newest Member...

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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...

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

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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...

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

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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...

Nine SWAC Players Drafted By MLB

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SWAC Newsroom  Alabama State relief pitchers Armando Ruiz and Jorge Pantoja, Alcorn State center fielder Earl Burl III, Grambling State center fielder Edwin Drexler, Jackson...

Alabama State’s Joseph Camacho named Louisville Slugger All-American

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TUCSON, Ariz. – Alabama State baseball pitcher Joseph Camacho has been named to the Louisville Slugger All-America team, announced today by the Collegiate Baseball...

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

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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....

Former Tennessee State Guard Patrick Miller Heads to 2015 NBA D-League Draft

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SB Nation While on assignment by the Rockets, Robert Covington emerged as the 2014 NBA D-League Rookie of the Year and All-Star Game Most Valuable...

Dillard Men’s Track & Field Receives GCAC Championship Rings

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Dillard Men’s Track & Field Receives GCAC Championship Rings For just the second year since Hurricane Katrina, Dillard University has a Boys and girls track...

Saint Paul’s College Shuts Down The Athletic Department

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The Saint Paul’s College board of trustees has voted to discontinue the school’s entire athletics program, the college announced Monday. The decision, which takes effect July 1, is intended to help alleviate Saint Paul’s ongoing financial struggles.

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

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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...