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Grambling’s Broderick Fobbs to be Presented with Robinson Award

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AllstateSugarBowl.org The Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame will holds its annual awards banquet on Saturday, August 8 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Greater...

Hampton University Athletics Awarded $675,000 NCAA Academic Success Grant

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HAMPTON, Va. – The NCAA has awarded the Hampton University Department of Athletics $675,000, over a three-year period, to continue the tradition of excellence...

Former Alabama State QB Signs With Jacksonville Jaguars

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Roundup Former Alabama State quarterback Greg Jenkins signed a one-year contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Jenkins (6-1, 205) played in six games with the Oakland Raiders...

CIAA Preseason All-Conference Team 2015 Announced

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Hampton, VA — The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) in conjunction with its Football Coaches Association has announced the 2015 Predicted Order of Finish...

Former NCCU Forward, Dominique Sutton Leads Warriors in NBA Summer League Quarterfinals

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LAS VEGAS – Former North Carolina Central University men's basketball forward Dominique Sutton and the Golden State Warriors advanced to the quarterfinals of the...

UDC Announces Hiring of DeWayne Burroughs as Head Women’s Basketball Coach

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WASHINGTON, DC – University of the District of Columbia Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, Patricia Thomas, has announced the hiring of DeWayne Burroughs as the...

Alabama State LB Berry Makes STATS Watch List

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Alabama State’s Kourtney Berry has been named to the 2015 STATS FCS Preseason Defensive Player of the Year Watch List. Berry was named to the...

PVAMU Student-Athlete Named Miss Puerto Rico 2015

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Prairie View A&M University bowler, Destiny Velez, was named Miss Puerto Rico 2015 Saturday, July 11th in San Juan, Puerto Rico....

What Do You Think About Howard’s New Logo?

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Howard University officials unveiled a  new logo for the school Thursday, a head-on, ominous-looking bison that the school’s president hopes conveys the idea of...

NACWAA Names Dillard Athletic Director “2015 Administrator of the Year”

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(Kansas City, Mo.) Dillard University’s Director of Athletics Dr. Kiki Baker Barnes has been selected as the 2015 Administrator of the Year by the...

HBCUs Struggle With APR Standards

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By Isabelle Khurshudyan | (Washington Post) When the NCAA announced scores in late May for its annual measurement of whether college athletes are adhering to minimum...

Ritz-Carlton and CIAA Settle Disagreement over Service Charge

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Onnidan.com Raleigh - Following an investigation surrounding complaints over hotel service charges at the Ritz-Carlton hotel last February, the hotel will pay refunds to consumers,...

New York Knicks Sign Former Norfolk State Spartan Kyle O’Quinn

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New York Post Kyle O’Quinn has been a Knicks fan all his life and has seen a lot of bad teams growing up in South...

Damion Cook, Former Bethune-Cookman & NFL Lineman Dies From Heart Attack

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Damion Cook has died at the age of 36. The retired NFL lineman died on Friday, June 26, after suffering from an apparent heart attack. Bethune-Cookman...

Billy Joe Former HBCU Coach Talks About His Experience With The Confederate Flag

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The Confederate flag has been a hot button topic in recent weeks since a white man killed nine black people during Bible study inside...

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

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(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...

Grambling State Student Newspaper Spotlights NY Giants’ Larry Donnell

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The Gramblinite Larry Donnell was signed by the Giants as an undrafted free agent in 2012. He wears the number 84 jersey for the New York...

Milton Overton, FAMU Names New Athletic Director

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(WCTV) TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida A&M University has named Milton Overton as the school's new athletic director. Overton has spent the last 6 years at the...