Thursday, January 19, 2017

SWAC

Jackson State University Athletics Gets Coveted National Certification

Jackson State University is the first institution in the SWAC to receive from the National Association of Academic Advisors for Athletics (N4A) a coveted...

Jacquelyn Coward, Alabama State Coach To Compete In Olympic Trials

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Jacquelyn Coward came to Alabama State in August of 2015 to help the young ASU runners reach for the best they...

First SWAC Baseball Championship In The Books for Alabama State

NEW ORLEANS – Alabama State staved off a late comeback attempt by Texas Southern to claim the program’s first Southwestern Athletic Conference Baseball Tournament...

Lady Hornets Beat Texas Southern To Win First SWAC Championship

IRONDALE, AL – From nearly 365 days to the exact day, the Alabama State softball team thought about it, prepared for it and meditated...

Two Former Braves Football Players Sign With The NFL’s Green Bay Packers, Washington Redskins

After four years of training and two Southwestern Athletic Conference Championships, two former Braves football players will fulfill their dreams of playing professional football. Warren...

NFL Partners With SWAC And MEAC To Create Job Opportunities

On Friday, the NFL announced a new partnership with two of the leading historically black college and universities (HBCUs) conferences, Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC)...

NCAA Bans Postseason Play At Several Black Colleges

Last week, several schools and HBCUs have went under fire for unsatisfactory academic progress after the release of the Academic Progress Rate scores from NCAA. Although as...

Top 10 HBCUs To Develop Professional Athletes

Historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have not only prided themselves in developing some of the brightest and most skilled students in the classrooms....

The 2015 Celebration Bowl a Huge Success

Yesterday, the North Carolina A&T Aggies beat the Alcorn State Braves 41-34 in the inaugural Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl at the Georgia Dome in...

Alabama State LB Berry Makes STATS Watch List

Alabama State’s Kourtney Berry has been named to the 2015 STATS FCS Preseason Defensive Player of the Year Watch List. Berry was named to the...

PVAMU Student-Athlete Named Miss Puerto Rico 2015

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Prairie View A&M University bowler, Destiny Velez, was named Miss Puerto Rico 2015 Saturday, July 11th in San Juan, Puerto Rico....

MEAC Champion Faces Off Against SWAC Champion Live On ABC

It's about time we recognize black college football on a grand scale. In the first-ever Celebration Bowl game where the conference champion from the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference...

Former SWAC Player of the Year Makes ‘Ultimate Goal’ A Reality

On the website for Clay Myers II, one must scroll to the bottom to find what is driving the 25-year-old’s passion for his profession....

Third Seed Grambling, Defeats Second Seed Alabama A&M

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Third seeded Grambling State upset No. 2 seed Alabama A&M 8-3 in game two of the SWAC Baseball Tournament according...

NFL Draft HBCU Players Overview: TSU’s Anthony Morris Is A Steal

Four players at HBCUs were drafted, and as many as 12 players so far were signed to Free Agent contracts after the draft. Since the...

Busting Brackets

As many people fill out their brackets and predict who will be crowned the national champions after the National Collegiate Athletic Association tournament, two...

Disney Presents the 2015 MEAC/SWAC Challenge

(The Laughing Place) The 2015 MEAC/SWAC Challenge Presented by Disney – to be played Sunday, Sept. 6 from the Orlando Citrus Bowl in Orlando, Fla....

Brawl Ends Texas Southern Women’s Game

USA Today A day after a bench-clearing fight ended the Southwestern Athletic Conference women's basketball regular-season title game in a double forfeit, the conference was...
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Morgan State Stylish Buzz Of The Week: Aubrey Johnson

On the campus of Morgan State University walks a stylish young man driven to enhance the world through his passion of architecture. Aubrey Johnson,...