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

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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...

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

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

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

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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...

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

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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...

NCAA Postseason Bans to Include SWAC Championships and Tournaments

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

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

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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...

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

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

SWAC Football Champion Texas Southern University Tigers Release Upcoming Schedule

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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....

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

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

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

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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...

Oglesby of FVSU named NCAA South Region Female Field Athlete of the Year

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NCAA Triple Jump Champion and FVSU student Antoinette Oglesby (center) stands on the winner's block with coaches O'Kelley and Wells. During the NCAA...

UDC Firebird’s 4x400m Team Continues Seasonal Improvement At Aggie Classic Last Chance Meet.

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Greensboro, NC: May 15, 2011- With an exceptional run by team members sophomoreCallister Jones (Marketing-Fort Washington, MD), junior Kaneesha Hollis (Criminal Justice- Centreville, MD), junior Latoya...

Kelly Shaw of Saint Augustine’s College runs Second-Fastest 400 Meter Qualifying Time

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TURLOCK, Calif. – Kelly Shaw (Soph./Winona, Minn.) of Saint Augustine's College ran the second-fastest 400-meter time during preliminaries Thursday to qualify for the women's finals...

Texas Southern Making Improvements on Athletes’ Academic Progress

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  The NCAA recently released its Academic Progress Reports (APR) on the nation’s college athletic programs and on the surface, the football program at Texas...

Virginia State University Golfers win PGA Minority Collegiate Championship

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Virginia State University’s golf team won its first-ever Division II Title at the 25th PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship at Port St. Lucia, FL on...

Jessica Kern named ninth head women’s basketball coach of Lincoln University Pennsylvania

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LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, Pa. (April 14, 2011) — Lincoln University is pleased to announce Jessica Kern as the new head coach of the women's basketball...

AAMU Bulldogs Fall in final SWAC Contest

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NORMAL – The Alabama A&M baseball team fell 4-1 to Jackson State University on Wednesday, May 11, in their final bid for the SWAC...

Jackson State Wins First Ever SWAC Softball Championship

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  Jackson State (JSU) won its first ever SWAC softball championship on Sunday, May 8. The Lady Tigers defeated Mississippi Valley State (MVSU) 6-2...