SC State Runner Tyrell Richard Wins NCAA 400m Title

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BIRMINGHAM, AL – South Carolina State University senior Tyrell Richard is the new NCAA indoor track and field champion in the 400 meters. The Georgetown, SC...

Coppin State Alumna Christina Epps Headed To 2016 Rio Olympics

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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 hope I’ve not...

Howard University Adds More Qualifiers For Championships

The Howard University women's and men's teams competed in the Milrose Games Collegiate Invitational in the NYC Armory. The results were rewarding as two additional Bison on...

Texas Southern Take Fourth Place At SWAC Championship Meet

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PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas – The Lady Tigers of Texas Southern University took fourth place at the annual Southwestern Athletic Conference...

Top 10 HBCUs To Develop Professional Athletes

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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...

Zola Budd at HBCU Challenge 5K

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Zola Budd‘s still got it. The two-time Olympian famous for colliding with Mary Decker at the 1984 Olympics turned up at the HBCU Challenge 5K in Cary, N.C., on Saturday. Budd...

28 Black Hall of Fame Athletes

When one contributes greatly to their field, goes above and beyond the norm, not only affecting their peers, but history as we know it, they deserve, and...

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

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

Xavier Captures Third Straight GCAC Outdoor Track & Field Championship

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NEW ORLEANS, La. (GCAConf.com) – The Xavier University women’s team won the 2015 Gulf Coast Athletic Conference on Saturday at Tad Gormley Stadium in New Orleans, La....

HBCU Olympian Talks About Coaching In The Segregated South

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

Hampton University Track & Field Shows Out At Hampton Relays

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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 for some of...

Tennessee State Grad Clairwin Dameus Taking Her Talents To El Salvador For International Competition

Clairwin Dameus, a recent Tennessee State University graduate and star track and field athlete, is taking her talents to El Salvador representing the United States at the...

N.C. A&T Men win HBCU Challenge

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The anticipation for the 2013 MEAC Cross Country Championships continues to build. Saturday didn’t help ease the Aggies’ eagerness to get there. The North Carolina A&T men’s...

Hampton’s Francena McCorory Wins Second Olympic Gold In Women’s 4×400 Relay

She came, she saw, she conquered. From the beginning, there were probably few questions of whether Hampton’s Francena McCorory and the 2016 Olympic relay team would speed...

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

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

Aggie Kayla White Brings NCAT It’s First Track & Field NCAA Championship

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NA&T Aggies has its first national champion in track and field. Kayla White won the 200 meters tonight at the NCAA Indoor...

UDC Firebird’s 4x400m Team Continues Seasonal Improvement At Aggie Classic Last Chance Meet.

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Greensboro, NC: May 15, 2011- With an exceptional run by team members sophomoreCallister Jones (Marketing-Fort Washington, MD), junior Kaneesha Hollis (Criminal Justice- Centreville, MD), junior Latoya Allen(Social Work- Washington,...

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 athletes were able...

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