PHOTO: Kevin Macias makes a diving play in the Prairie View A&M's second-round game Thursday against Jackson State. (Photo by John Posey)NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Jackson State Tigers ended Prairie View A&M's baseball season Thursday as th ...
Posted Friday, May 15th 2015 at 10:04AM
Charlotte, N.C. (May 14, 2015) –Johnson C. Smith University senior Stacy Peralta didn't take the conventional approach to becoming a successful softball player. Growing up in Brooklyn, N.Y., there were not a plethora of opportunities to play softball, particularly for a daughter of working-class Hispanic immigrants. Her father is from the Dominican Republic, her mother from Puerto Rico.
Vote HBCU Basketball Student Athlete Brandon "Snap" Peters of Talladega College to represent at the 2015 State Farm Insurance College Slam Dunk Contest at this years Final Four in Indianapolis televised on ESPN.To Vote Go to WWW.DARKHORSEDUNKER.COM, you can vote once a day from as many devices as you have such as Cell, iPad, Laptop, Desktop, etc....The quarterfinal round vote is cur ...
Posted Friday, February 20th 2015 at 8:00AM
By: Matt Cross EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
It’s been a long road but the student athletes of the Men’s Basketball Team at Talladega College now understand hard work and perseverance pays off. They were named the Nations No. 1 ...
Posted Thursday, February 19th 2015 at 12:02PM
D.H. Conley senior Jeremy Cox is our newest WITN Pepsi Player of the Week.
Cox's basketball coach Rob Maloney sums up his senior standout perfectly. "Jeremy knocks the walls down. His heart is as big as this (Conley's) gym."
Cox is involved in nume ...
Posted Wednesday, February 11th 2015 at 12:39PM
The Southwestern Athletic Conference hosted its annual Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) meeting this past weekend at the Birmingham, Ala., headquarters.
Fourteen student-athletes from seven SWAC institutions traveled to Alabama, representin ...
Posted Monday, February 9th 2015 at 1:43PM
CARRON J. PHILLIPS, THE NEWS JOURNAL
"A Different World" aired on NBC from the fall of 1987 through the summer of July 1993.
The sitcom dealt with the life and times of students, alumni and faculty at the fictitious Hillman College in Virginia.
Posted Thursday, January 29th 2015 at 11:15AM
Courtesy Tennessee State Sports Information
Wed, January 28, 2015
Name: Kelly Merkel
Hometown: Columbia, Tenn.
Do you have a nickname? What is it?
What is something most people might not ...
Posted Wednesday, January 28th 2015 at 3:04PM
By Ian Boyd @Ian_A_Boyd
Oregon's one of the fastest and strongest teams in the country. The Buckeyes are just as fast ... and also stronger.
Even though Ohio State had just beaten what was arguably the most talented team in the playoffs, the Buckeyes weren't receiving a great deal of credit he ...
Posted Friday, January 16th 2015 at 1:23PM
Courtesy: Tennessee State Sports Information
TSUTigers.com sits down with junior transfer Jasmine Matchen for an Off the Grid. The junior from Hopkinsville, Ky. is in her first season as a pitcher/first baseman for Tennessee State.
Posted Thursday, January 15th 2015 at 9:07AM
Former Morehouse and Grambling State assistant Todd Bowles is expected to be named the New York Jets head coach.
The Jets signed the 51-year-old Bowles to replace Rex Ryan, who was fired, along with GM John Idzik, on Dec. 29 a ...
Posted Wednesday, January 14th 2015 at 4:35PM