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JSU Standout Michael Tinsley Qualifies for 2016 Rio Olympics

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Former Jackson State University track and field standout Michael Tinsley is Olympics bound following a third-place finish in the 400-meter hurdles...

Coppin State Alumna Christina Epps Headed To 2016 Rio Olympics

Being the first Olympian of the best HBCU on the planet, my alma mater, Coppin State means the world to me,”Christina Epps Said. “I...

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....

HBCU Olympian Talks About Coaching In The Segregated South

When people start to think about the Olympics, a few thoughts comes to mind. Record Breaking feats, Medal Counts, Locations, Sports, and even political...

Olympic Hopeful Allen Dooms Runs With Purpose

Allen Dooms, A Charlottesville Virginia native, knows without what he was put on this earth for, and that’s to run. He has no problem...

Hampton University Track & Field Shows Out At Hampton Relays

Saturday, April 19, Hampton University hosted their historic Hampton University Relays with last year's relay being their first in seven years. The relays called...

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...

HBCU Athletics and Academics Go Hand in Hand

Many times in collegiate sports the student part of the student-athlete is forgotten. Xavier of Louisiana seeks to buck that trend. Almost 100 student...

HBCU Alumni Quanera Hayes Dominates The Track

Livingstone College Alumni Quanera Hayes has made her dominant "I am here!" statement in the Track and Field world. After college, Hayes went on to sign...

Morehouse Wins 6th Straight, Albany State Takes Women’s Title SIAC Track & Field Championship

Atlanta, GA—Morehouse College continued their dominance on Saturday as they won their sixth straight SIAC track & field championship on their home turf at...

Reggie Dixon of Hampton broke 60m MEAC Indoor Championships Record

Records in the 60-meter dash Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex in Landover Friday.

Hampton Men Win Tri-Meet, Lady Pirates Finish Second

HAMPTON, Va. – The Hampton University men’s track & field team won the Tri-Meet, which was held on Wednesday at the Boo Williams Sportsplex,...

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

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...

Aggies’ 4×1 Teams Win at F&F Games NCA&T

The team showed a lot of mental toughness today," said N.C. A&T associate head coach James Daniels.

Saint Augustine’s Falcons Take Home 14th Straight CIAA Men’s Outdoor Track Championship

14th consecutive season, & 28th time in the last 29 years, CIAA Men’s Track & Field Championship

Howard University’s David Oliver repeats as U.S. Track Champion in the National 110hurdles Championship

More workmanlike than wowing, defending champion David Oliver ran a steady race to claim his second straight and third overall national 110 hurdles championship...

Hampton’s McCorory anchors USA World Champion 4X400 meter relay team

Former Hampton University track & field standout Francena McCorory came away with a gold medal at the 2011 IAAF World Track & Field Championships...

Johnson C. Smith Woman’s Track & Field Team Brings Home 2011 Outdoor Championship

The women's team jumped out the gate with 24 points in the 100m dash alone.