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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...

Morgan State Names Mike Fanoga Defensive Coordinator

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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...

Former FAMU Great to Become HBCU Hall of Famer

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FAMU legend Ken Riley is a member of Florida Sports Hall of Fame, the Florida A&M Hall of Fame, the Polk County Hall of Fame,...

MEAC Men’s Predicitons

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In the Mid Eastern Athletic Conference Men's basketball has been fast and furious all year. The MEAC has seen teams rise to national prominence...

Livingstone, Lincoln, or Shaw?: Women’s CIAA Prediction

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This season in Women's Basketball, the CIAA has seen a nearly unstoppable force in Livingstone College, who has been far and away better than...

Who Will Win the Men’s CIAA Tournament?

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As the college basketball season winds down, one long honored and respected tradition among HBCUs launches, the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Basketball tournament. This...

Perry Sets Rebound Record as CSU Beats Salem International

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Central State's Kourtni Perry set the single-game rebound conference record while leading Central State to a 75-56 win over Salem International on Saturday. Perry, a...