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...

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...

Georgia transfer Isaiah Crowell hitting stride at Alabama State, named SWAC Newcomer of the...

Uh oh. That had to be the collective thought of the rest of Alabama State's opponents after Isaiah Crowell churned out his second-straight 100-plus yard game of the...

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...

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...

Grambling State Holds on for Victory against University of Arkansas Pine-Bluff

  A 26-yard pick six by Edward Patterson with 2:25 remaining secured a seven-point victory for the Tigers Saturday, as they survived another nail bitter against Arkansas Pine-...

Mississippi Valley State University Delta Devils Wins 2012 SWAC Title

Unlike Jacksons State of 2010 and Texas Southern of 2011, the top- seeded Mississippi Valley entered the SWAC tournament as favorites and did not disappoint. If you never...

SWAC Announces 2011 All Conference Teams

Birmingham, Ala. - With the 2011 Southwestern Athletic Conference volleyball tournament getting underway on Saturday morning, league coaches made their choices for this year's top players. Fourteen...

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...

The Bayou Classic: Fun, Football and Festivities

Normally after Thanksgiving people feast on left over turkey, greens and macaroni and cheese, or maybe some honey smoked ham with a side of your mother’s famous...

Prairie View A&M Lady Panthers Suffer Close Loss to Alabama A&M

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -Prairie View A&M's 55-53 loss to Alabama A&M on Monday night was accompanied with a bit of controversy. Latia Williams of the Prairie View A&M Lady...

Quincy Roberts Shines at Grambling State University

Quincy Roberts has come over to the SWAC from the Big East and brought his game to the big stage at Grambling State University. In his first three games of...

HBCU Women’s Basketball Preview: Grambling

Grambling, La--With the No. 9 recruiting class in the country for the class of 2012 among mid-majors, the Lady Tigers are now playing with NCAA implications. Last year...

Is Doug Williams’ Future at Grambling State Questionable?

Doug Williams may no longer be the head coach of the Grambling State Tigers. KTVE Sports has learned that Williams, who is in his second run at his...

Alabama State Defeats UAPB 42-7 in Thursday Night Contest

MONTGOMERY – Malcolm Cyrus rushed for 188 yards and a career-high three touchdowns in leading Alabama State to a 42-7 Southwestern Athletic Conference win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff. “This...

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...

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 certification granted only...

SWAC Baseball Updates: JSU, MVSU Sweep; TSU and PV Each Take Road Series

Grambling (11-7, 5-1 SWAC West The Tigers scored the biggest non-conference win of the season for any SWAC school knocking off #5 Rice in the finale of their...

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