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Lydia Harsley Joins Kentucky State Athletics Staff

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FRANKFORT (August 10, 2011) – Kentucky State University’s (KSU) Director of Athletics, Dr. Denisha L. Hendricks, has announced the hiring of Lydia Harsley as the new Assistant...

Tickets for 2011 Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Classic Now on Sale

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Tickets for the 32nd Annual Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Classic (BCBS), the traditional showdown between historically black institutions Bethune-Cookman University (B-CU) and Florida...

Bowie State Football Lands Strong Local Flavor Trevon Bennett

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Trevon Bennett is still waiting for his chance, and he may have to wait one more year. A Riverdale Baptist graduate, Bennett is a rising sophomore quarterback...

TSU Linebacker Dejuan Fulghum Takes His Talents to a New Level

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Texas Southern linebacker Dejuan Fulghum’s hard work is paying off. He has a shot at the next level in his football career. Fulghum signed as an undrafted...

NFL, NBA Lockouts Overshadow U.S. Debt Ceiling Debates

On July 25th 2011, football fans who had been left in limbo since March had begun rejoicing on blogs and in barbershops all across America. It had...

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

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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...

LIST- HBCU Football Players Signed to the NFL

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HBCU Football Players Signed to the NFL (National Football League) as Free Agents Sidney Tarver (LB, Tennessee State)--Cleveland Browns Andre Carroll (DL, Delaware State)--Cleveland Browns Raymond Webber (WR, Arkansas Pine-Bluff)--Tampa...

Tarvais Jackson Alabama State Alum named Seahawks Starter

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When Pete Carroll was asked about Tarvaris Jackson’s role after practice Saturday morning, everyone was thinking that the Seahawks coach would say the just-acquired quarterback would compete...

Dillard University Introduces New Men’s Basketball Coach Bernard Griffith

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The Dillard University athletics department introduced Bernard Griffith as the new coach of its men's basketball team at a press conference in Dent Hall on Thursday, July...

Central State Former Athlete Jeff Franklin Helped Team USA National Team Win Gold in...

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Former Student-Athlete Jeff Franklin helped Team USA National Team bring home the gold medal in a landslide victory against Canada in Vienna, Austria. Team USA defeated Canada 50-7,...

Jackson State University names new Athletics Director

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Vivian L. Fuller, 56, will take the helm of Jackson State’s athletics program later this summer, just in time for the start of JSU’s celebration of 100...

Bowie State University Announces Homecoming Dates

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Bowie State University Announces Homecoming Dates (BOWIE, Md.)- Save the date for Bowie State University's Homecoming 2011 when the Bulldogs will take on the Blue Bears of Livingstone...

Keshia Campbell Appointed Athletics Director at Hampton University

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Keshia Campbell has been named the new director of athletics at Hampton University. Campbell, who has extensive experience in athletics administration, will begin at Hampton on...

FVSU Marquette King Set To Attend Elite Kicking Camp

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For Fort Valley State University punter Marquette King, attendance at this year’s National College Elite Kicking Camp represents an opportunity to prove, on a national platform, what...

Broadway Heads East To Meet The Aggies

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The North Carolina A&T Department of Athletics, the Aggie Athletic Foundation and the Division of University Advancement wants every Aggie in Eastern North Carolina to meet new...

Kentucky State Volleyball Inks Seven Newcomers for 2011 Season

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Kentucky State Volleyball Inks Seven Newcomers for 2011 Season Kentucky State University Head Volleyball Coach, Kyetta May, announced the signing of seven newcomers, including six freshmen, for the...

Howard University Hosts Former NFL Players Effort to Show Public the Need for Regular...

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Howard University Hosts Former NFL Players Effort to Show Public the Need for Regular Medical Screening Joe Jacoby, the four-time All Pro offensive lineman for the Washington Redskins, knows...

Girls Basketball Team from Saudi Arabia Visits HU, Coach Six

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Girls Basketball Team from Saudi Arabia Visits HU, Coach Six Hampton, Va. – Female basketball players from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia are visiting Hampton University and Women’s Basketball Head...

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