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Howard University’s David Oliver repeats as U.S. Track Champion in the National 110hurdles Championship

More workmanlike than wowing, defending champion David Oliver ran a steady race to claim his second straight and third overall national 110 hurdles championship with a time...

Dale Brown Takes Helm On Clark Atlanta Hardwood

D'Wayne Robinson, CAU Assoc. AD; Dale Brown, CAU Head Coach; Dr. Carlton Brown, CAU President Brown eager to continue CAU’s winning success Atlanta, GA (June 29, 2011)—Clark Atlanta University...

NBA player Demarcus Cousins visit Alcorn State’s Luther Riley Celebrity Basketball Camp

Over 100 campers participated in the first annual Luther Riley Celebrity Basketball Camp held at Alcorn State University on June 26-30, 2011. The all-star studded event provided...

Lady Wildcats Named NCAA Statistical Champs For Doubles Per Game

Lady Wildcats Named NCAA Statistical Champs For Doubles Per Game June 29, 2011 - After capturing the 2011 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Softball...

UDC Head Track Coach, Alton McKenzie, Among Elite Volunteers at the Adidas Grandprix

New York, NY – The Adidas Grandprix (AGP) was held on Saturday, June 11, at Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island in New York City.  One of...

Florida A&M University Marching 100 to Host Annual Band Camp and Parade

Marching 100 to Host Annual Band Camp and Parade TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida A&M University (FAMU) Marching “100” will host its 2011 Band Camp from Saturday, July...

Peggy Davis of Virginia State University named Athletic Director of the Year

VSU’s Athletic Director, Peggy Davis was named the Division II Southeast Region Under Armour SE Region Athletics Director of the Year award for 2010-11. Mrs. Davis was...

Bethune Cookman joins effort to meld Minorities, Racing and Education

DAYTONA BEACH -- A new motorsports team geared toward diversity unveiled an extensive plan Wednesday to bring money to historically black, Hispanic and other colleges while also...

San Diego Padres Pick Up Rashaad Ingram, 2B, St. Augustine’s College In Round 28

Star shortstop Rashaad Ingram (Savannah, Ga.) of Saint Augustine’s College was drafted Tuesday by the San Diego Padres on the second day of the 2011 Major League...

Southern’s Frazier Hall goes to the Angels, while Cody Hall goes to Giants

Southern University teammates, Frazier Hall and Cody Hall (no relation), were selected on Tuesday in the Major League Baseball Draft. The duo became the Jaguars 30th and...

Oakland A’s Select North Carolina A&T Outfielder Xavier Macklin

GREENSBORO- North Carolina A&T slugger Xavier Macklin is a member of the Oakland Athletics organization. On the second day of the First-Year Major League Baseball Player Draft,...

Bethune-Cookman’s Peter O’Brien Taken In The 3rd Round Of The MLB Draft

SECAUCUS, N.J. – Keeping with the legacy of Bethune-Cookman baseball’s standard of developing players for the next level, catcher Peter O’Brien joined the ranks of the drafted,...

NCAA Postseason Bans to Include SWAC Championships and Tournaments

Birmingham, Ala. – The SWAC Council of Presidents and Chancellors voted Thursday to adopt a league policy to prohibit any member institution subject to NCAA postseason bans...

Chandra Guice Named Director of Track and Field at Tennessee State University

Tennessee State University Director of Athletics Teresa Phillips has announced the promotion of Tigerbelles head coach Chandra Cheeseborough-Guice to Director of Track and Field over the men...

PVAMU Assistant Football Coach Gabe Northern Community Service Football Camp helps tackles Breast Cancer

Gabe Northern, a LSU football star who went on to play for the Buffalo Bills and the Minnesota Vikings, walked over to the sidelines as women in...

SWAC Football Champion Texas Southern University Tigers Release Upcoming Schedule

TSU’s exciting football season gets underway on September 10th with a match up against the Panthers of Prairie View A &M at Delmar Stadium. TSU will play...

Assistant Coach of Bowie State Football Team selected for NCAA Expert Form

  Bowie, MD – Bowie State University assistant football coach Antone' Sewell has been selected to participate in the 2011 NCAA Expert Forum to be held June 16...

Local Student-Athletes Graduate in 2011 with Honors from Bowie State

Education Secretary Arne Duncan months ago expressed his disappointment with the low graduation rates among most student-athletes attending major universities throughout the nation. But he wouldn’t have...

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