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 could be and...

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. They have also...

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) and Mideastern Athletic...

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 Gatewood, a defensive...

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 a unit the...

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 inception of the...

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 Championship by a...

HBCUs Hit Hard By NCAA In Latest APR Calculations

Several HBCU athletic programs face penalties and possible postseason bans after the NCAA released its latest round of Academic Progress Rate figures Wednesday. Among the notable schools that...

Jackson State Releases 2012 Football Schedule

The Jackson State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has released its 2012 football schedules. The Tigers offer JSU fans an exciting 11 game slate of football action,...

HBCU Basketball Preview: Grambling State University

College basketball season is approaching for Grambling State University and the Tigers are ranked eighth in the Preseason Southwestern Athletic Conference Basketball Poll. The Tigers, whose basketball program...

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 Atlanta. Kwashaun Quick led...

Twelve named to latest Grambling Legends Sports Hall of Fame class

Twelve figures from Grambling State University's athletic lore -- including four-time NFL Pro Bowler Albert Lewis, NBA first-round selection Aaron James, and former baseball coach and athletic...

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 on it. From last...

Texas Southern Making Improvements on Athletes’ Academic Progress

  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 Southern University stands...

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...

Alabama A&M Football Schedule Revealed, Season Finale vs. Auburn University

Huntsville, AL —Alabama A&M football will stay in state for seven of its 11 games in 2012, including a trip to Auburn in what is the Bulldogs'...

Grambling State Reassigns Both Basketball Coaches

Grambling State University has reassigned both men's basketball coach Bobby Washington and women's coach Donnita Rogers to positions within the department. In three years as head coach --...

Challenge: Change the perception of sport

Sport administration is a quickly growing industry, offering careers in professional sports, collegiate sports, sport event management, coaching and even operations. It was identified as a professional...

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