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. Velez becomes the...

Phoenix Suns Select Former Jackson State Standout as Interim Head Coach

Player and Development Director for the Phoenix Suns, Lindsey Hunter, was recently named Interim Head Coach after the Sun’s parted ways with Head Coach Alvin Gentry. A native...

Jackson State Hopes To Gain Momentum in the SWAC, Hosts Alabama A&M University

Two SWAC competitors are looking to face off in their first conference game of the year, as the Jackson State Tigers square off against the Alabama A&M...

SWAC Preview: 1/21/2012

Today kicks off an exciting day of hoops in the Southwestern Athletic Conference with five games scheduled. Starting At 4 P.M. the two schools in Alabama will leave their...

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...

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. – will showcase...

2012 MEAC/SWAC Challenge: Bethune-Cookman University vs. Alabama State

The eighth installment of the MEAC/SWAC Challenge presented by Disney features Bethune-Cookman of the MEAC against Isaiah Crowell and his newest team Alabama State of the SWAC....

Alabama A&M running back Kaderius Lacey fine after going down against Mississippi Valley State

Breathe easy Alabama A&M fans. Kaderius Lacey is alright, according to Bulldogs coach Anthony Jones. The first-team selection to the All-Southwestern Athletic Conference squad year ago went down early...

2015 SWAC Basketball Tournament Brackets Released

swac.org BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Officials at the Southwestern Athletic Conference have released the men’s and women’s brackets for the 2015 Toyota SWAC Basketball Tournament set at the Toyota...

Grambling State drops three straight after losing to Alcorn 57-55

“We beat our selves every single time,” said Tigers head coach Bobby Washington. After failing to convert on an alley oop at the buzzer Monday night, the Grambling...

Jackson State One Game Away From SWAC Championship

The Jackson State football team took one step closer to making it to Birmingham, Alabama for the 2012 Southwestern Athletic Conference Championship Game by beating the Alabama...

UPDATE: Who’s the 6 HBCU Standouts Playing in Super Bowl XLIX?

The month of February begins with a bang as the Seattle Seahawks attempt to repeat against the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX today, Sunday. When...

Prairie View wins second consecutive SWAC Bowling title

The Prairie View A&M Lady Panthers did it to Alabama A&M again. Not only did the defending champions battle their way back through the elimination bracket to...

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...

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...

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 to HBCU Sports The...

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 faces off against...

Jackson State at Alabama State

Joseph LeBeau doesn't need to glance at the SWAC standings to know the importance of Jackson State's Saturday game at Alabama State. And he also warns anyone who...

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