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2015 SWAC Basketball Tournament Brackets Released

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swac.org BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Officials at the Southwestern Athletic Conference have released the men’s and women’s brackets for the 2015 Toyota SWAC Basketball Tournament set...

All Five NC Central Starters Earn All-MEAC Honors

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Wral Sports Fan All five North Carolina Central University men's basketball starters have been voted to All-MEAC Teams, the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference announced Friday (March...

Former Jackson State Football NFL Hopefuls Cut From Pro Day

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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...

MEAC Named Kendall Gray of Delaware State Player Of The Year

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(MEAC) Delaware State senior center Kendall Gray was named the 2015 MEAC Player and Defensive Player of the Year. Gray averaged 12.4 points and 12.4...

Texas Southern Wins SWAC Regular Season Championship 3rd Time in 5-Years

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Texas Southern University won its third Southwestern Athletic Conference Regular Season Championship in five years Thursday night by defeating Alcorn State 94-73. Madarious Gibbs and...

TSU Advances for the First Time Since 2009

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After a season with more ups than downs, the Tennessee State University Women's basketball team dominated Morehead State in the first round of the...

Gold Nuggets’ Gathright Selected All-GCAC Again

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XULA Newsroom Repeat selection Whitney Gathright is Xavier University of Louisiana's lone representative on the 2014-15 All-Gulf Coast Athletic Conference women's basketball team. Gathright, a 5-foot-4 junior...

North Carolina Central Closes Strong

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North Carolina Central State University (NCCU) had strong contributions to close the season against rivals North Carolina A&T yesterday. Jordan Parks had 21 points,...

Corporation Exploits Black Spending Dollars at HBCU Basketball Tournament

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Atlanta Black Star  The C.I.A.A. Basketball Tournament, featuring schools from 11 historically Black colleges, attracts tens of thousands of “fans” to Charlotte and brings in...

S.C. State President’s Plan Would Cut Men’s Basketball

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A budget plan proposed by South Carolina State president Thomas Elzey would cut the Bulldogs’ men’s basketball team and consider a change in athletic...

North Carolina Central Cracks Top 15 In NCAA Power Rankings Poll

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(HBCU Sports) North Carolina Central has the only unblemished conference record among HBCU men’s basketball programs heading into the final week of the regular season. The...

UAPB Serves No. 7 Mississippi State First Loss Of The Season

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(hailstate.com) STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mississippi State saw its season-opening 13-game win streak snapped with a 3-2 loss to Arkansas-Pine Bluff on a rain-soaked Tuesday...

NCCU Big Victory Over Savannah State Extends Nation’s Longest Conference Winning Streak

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(nccueaglepride.com) For the fifth time in the last seven games, North Carolina Central  held its opponent to less than 50 points, while four NCCU men’s...

HBCU Athletics and Academics Go Hand in Hand

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Many times in collegiate sports the student part of the student-athlete is forgotten. Xavier of Louisiana seeks to buck that trend. Almost 100 student...

Michael Jordan is Now Officially a Billionaire, According to Forbes

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(Yahoo Sports) Somebody prep LeBron James' Mirror of Somber Introspection — as it turns out, he won't accomplish his long-since-established goal of becoming the first billionaire athlete. He's been...

Florida A&M Beats Bethune-Cookman in 16 Innings To Clinch MEAC Series

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(FAMU Athletics) Daytona Beach, Fla. – Marlon Gibbs drew a bases loaded walk in the 16th inning to score Jared Walker, as Florida A&M (3-6, 2-1 MEAC) takes...

Livingstone Beats Winston-Salem State for 2nd CIAA Championship Title

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(Livingstone College Athletics) Guard Daryl Traynham scored 23 points and forward Eric Mayo added 22 points, respectively, for the Blue Bears, who upended Winston-Salem State 106-91 in the...

VSU Women Beats Lincoln to Clinch CIAA Women’s Basketball Championship Title

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(VSU Athletics) CHARLOTTE, NC- The wait is over. With a 73-49 victory over The Lincoln University, the Virginia State University Trojans clinched the 2015...