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

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

Johnson C. Smith Wins Convincingly over Chowan University 95-69

On Wednesday January 4th the Chowan Hawks went to Brayboy Gymnasium (Charlotte, NC) to face their CIAA opponent, the Golden Bulls of Johnson C. Smith. Both teams needed a win...

Lincoln adopts new athletic logo

After nearly 30 years, The Lincoln University, the nation’s first degree-granting Historically Black College and University (HBCU), unveiled its new athletics logo and branding for the university’s...

NSU’s William “Dick” Price Stadium Site for the 2015 AAU Junior Olympics

(NSU Newsroom—July 15, 2015)— Norfolk State University’s William “Dick” Price Stadium will be the host site for the 2015 AAU Junior Olympics games August 1 – 8....

Former Georgia RB Isaiah Crowell to enroll at Alabama State after Gun Charges

Isaiah Crowell, dismissed from the team at Georgia last week after his arrest on three gun charges, is reportedly transferring to Alabama State, according to multiple reports.Anthony Dasher...

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 Bowl 51, and...

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 this month. "All...
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FAMU Rolls Over Texas Southern In Inaugural Jake Gaither Classic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Xs7wqc4sd4 Florida A&M University beats Texan Southern University for the inaugural Jake Gaither Classic in Tallahassee, Florida Saturday.  FAMU dominated Texas Southern from start to finish on national television,...

More than A Game: Howard vs Morehouse to Kickoff Inaugural Football Classic and Tackle...

Two of the nations most prominent historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), Howard University and Morehouse College, will face off in a competitive game of football and...

FAMU Rattlers Swapping to Metallic Helmets?

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4 HBCUs Participate in the First Annual Memphis HBCU HOOP Classic

Building Blocks Mentoring Program has assembled 4 high caliber college basketball teams for the first annual Memphis HBCU Basketball Classic. The classic will provide a platform for these students...

50 Kentucky State University Student-Athletes Earn Degrees

Fifty Kentucky State University student-athletes received their undergraduate or graduate degrees last week as the University honored 225graduates during the...

Former FAMU cheerleader shares her triumph

Rashida Ross left Florida A&M and had no idea she wasn’t going to return. Ross was a two-sport athlete from Houston, Texas, who came to FAMU to obtain...

Former Norfolk State Basketball Player To Make NASCAR History

NORFOLK, Va. – Former Norfolk State University women’s basketball player Brehanna Daniels adds another chapter to her legacy as a NASCAR trailblazer this Saturday when she becomes...

Morgan State Junior Takes Starting Center Position

Morgan State Athletics With the departure of standout center Clarence Swain, head coach Lee Hull and the Bears will look for leadership from rising junior Dominique Woods. The Dallas, Texas native started...

2012 MEAC/SWAC Challenge: Bethune-Cookman University vs. Alabama State

The eighth installment of the MEAC/SWAC Challenge presented by Disney features Bethune-Cookman of the MEAC against Isaiah Crowell and his newest team Alabama State of the SWAC....

Famer Kellen Winslow New FAMU Athletic Chief

Florida A&M University (FAMU) has named Pro Football Hall of Famer Kellen Winslow as the school’s new athletics director, effective May 15. “Kellen Winslow brings a track...

Big Day for HBCU student-athletes at NFL Draft

It was a big day for HBCU student-athletes at the 2013 NFL Draft yesterday. Here's a quick recap: High school wide receiver turned feared linebacker Keith Pough was drafted...

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