42 Hampton Student-Athletes Receive Degrees

Hampton Newsroom HAMPTON, Va. – Forty-two Hampton University student-athletes – past and present – received their degrees this past Sunday at the annual commencement ceremony held at Armstrong...

For Their Hard Work, NCCU Earns Bronze Medal

During the three day 2015 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Outdoor field and track meet, which hosted by North Carolina A&T University, the North Carolina Central Eagles were able...

Xavier Captures Third Straight GCAC Outdoor Track & Field Championship

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 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...

2015 SWAC Track And Field Championship to Texas Southern Men

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The 2015 Southwestern Athletic Conference: SWAC  Indoor Track and Field Championship was awarded to the Tigers of Texas Southern University Sunday afternoon at the Birmingham...

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...

Lady Bulldogs Cross Country places 7th overall at HBCU Challenge

The Bowie State University women's cross country team competed in the Historically Black College and Universities Challenge as part of the Great American Cross Country Festival on...

N.C. A&T Men win HBCU Challenge

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...

Zola Budd at HBCU Challenge 5K

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...

Maurice Pierce Named Director Of Hampton’s Track & Field

Maurice Pierce, who for 10 years has served as Hampton University's head women's track & field coach, was named Director of Track & Field for the school,...

Paine Hires Olympic Gold Medalist Latasha Clark as Indoor Track & Field Coach

Latasha Colander Clark joins the Paine College Athletic staff as head coach for men’s & women’s track and field and women & men’s cross country, Director of...

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...

FAMU Men’s Track Team Claims Top Finishes at Gator Invitational

As men's track and field head coach Wayne Angel strode away from the Stephen C. O'Connell Center on Sunday night, he described his team's performance as a...

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 on Saturday, as...

Howard Alumnus David Oliver, Setting Records and Spreading the HU Legacy

Howard alumnus David Oliver, the 110-meter hurdles Olympic bronze medalist at the 2008 Beijing Games, continues to set records, capture headlines and tear down barriers on his...

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 with a time...

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

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,...

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 on the opening...

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