The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) will induct seven honorees into the 2016-17 John B. McLendon, Jr., Hall of Fame. A formal induction ceremony will be held at the Hall of Fame Breakfast on Friday, February 24 at 9:00 a.m. in the Charlotte Convention Center.
The CIAA will ind ...
Posted Thursday, January 12th 2017 at 2:47PM
Howard University may not have a football coach just yet, but it appears to have found a candidate for its quarterback of the future. Caylin Newton, brother of NFL MVP Cam Newton, announced on Thursday that he will be enrolling at Howard for the spri ...
Posted Friday, January 6th 2017 at 11:22AM
Contact: Mario Boone
ATLANTA (Dec. 7, 2016) The rosters are set for this year’s epic battle on the hardwood between two legendary HBCU athletic conferences at the L.S. Epps Memorial Scholarsh ...
Posted Thursday, December 8th 2016 at 9:34AM
Contact: Donna L. Brock
ATLANTA (Dec. 5)— U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Nov. 15 announced an award of $432,335 to Clark Atlanta University (CAU), part of a $15 million investment by the Economic Developme ...
Posted Tuesday, December 6th 2016 at 11:10AM
North Carolina Central University (NCCU) received a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education, Federal TRIO Programs office to establish a new Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) within the Division of Student Affairs.
The new cent ...
Posted Tuesday, December 6th 2016 at 10:55AM
Hampton University’s Armstrong Stadium will play host to the 2016 Virginia High School League (VHSL) Group 5A & 6A Football State Championships, Saturday Dec. 10 at 12pm and 4:30pm.
“We are honored and proud to host the upcoming Virginia Group ...
Posted Tuesday, December 6th 2016 at 10:48AM
William Joyette, a 23-year-old Math major at MEC, was among the 51,995 people who started and the 51,388 who finished the New York City Marathon on Sunday. He was the only MEC student who competed, said Rene Bostic, MEC’s director of Athletics ...
Posted Monday, November 14th 2016 at 1:10PM
PRINCETON, N.J. – One week after posting an eighth place finish in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference championships, the Morgan State men's track and field team rebounded with a historic victory on an even bigger stage.
The Bears finished with ...
Posted Friday, November 11th 2016 at 10:53AM
The Bayou Classic is The Powerhouse of Classics
Many fans claim to know about college football, as long as it relates to the Big Ten or Southeastern Conference. There is, however, a brand of football that many of these fans may not know very much ...
Posted Friday, November 11th 2016 at 10:37AM
This week we will focus on the little homies of the HBCU marching band guild.
Our HBCU band poll this week involves four marching bands that are members of athletic conference competing at the Division II level.
The nominees this week are Johns ...
Posted Thursday, November 10th 2016 at 11:30AM
WHEN: Starts Nov. 19
News media: Start your scheduling now with lots of events & stars to cover!!!
Steve Harvey has partnered with ASU to bring a full schedule of fun, excitement and empowerment to Homecoming 2016 and the Turkey Day Class ...
Posted Thursday, November 10th 2016 at 10:39AM
4 Dynamic Women, One Hot Topic! A Symposium Brought to You By The School of Global Journalism & Communication and ESPN’s the Undefeated. With Guest Panelist Tina Charles an Award Winning Basketball Player for the WNBA’s New York Liberty, Ibtihaj Muha ...
Posted Thursday, October 13th 2016 at 3:25PM
The Southwestern Athletic Conference has announced the suspension of the on-field officiating crew following last weekend’s Alabama State-Prairie View A&M game on Saturday, October 8.
The announcement follows the league’s thorough review of the ga ...
Posted Thursday, October 13th 2016 at 3:14PM
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CUTTING EDGE SPORTS MANAGEMENT NAMES COACHING STAFF FOR INAUGURAL HBCU SPIRIT OF AMERICA BOWL
Neil Malvone, CEO and Founder of Cutting Edge Sports Management, host of Dream Bowl Weekend and the HBCU Spirit of America B ...
Posted Wednesday, October 12th 2016 at 3:14PM
Grambling State quarterback Devante Kincade, Mississippi Valley State safety Reggie Jackson, Texas Southern kicker Eric Medina, and Alabama State linebacker Singleton have been recognized by the Southwestern Athletic Conference for their outstanding ...
Posted Tuesday, October 4th 2016 at 3:43PM