By now, the story of how longtime LSU coach Dale Brown discovered Shaquille O'Neal has been told many times: Brown happened upon a massive 13-year-old at an army base in Germany, stayed in touch with him and eventually became like a second father.
Posted Tuesday, December 2nd 2014 at 3:38PM
The 2014 Toyota SWAC Experience is a series of videos capturing moments of the 2014 football season that leads you up to the Toyota SWAC Football Championship. Judgment Day is this Saturday December 6 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas.
Enjoy th ...
Posted Tuesday, December 2nd 2014 at 1:45PM
With a 69-7 home win against Delaware State on the last regular game of the season — and a season-ending loss by North Carolina A&T — the Morgan Bears became Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Champions for the first time since 1979. Five teams s ...
Posted Tuesday, November 25th 2014 at 11:16AM
The Hampton University Lady Pirates captured its second consecutive Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Volleyball Championship title on Sunday afternoon with a 3-0 victory over Howard University at the Physical Education Complex on the campus of ...
Posted Monday, November 24th 2014 at 12:20PM
Mississippi State def Mississippi Valley State 89-68
Mississippi State out-scored Mississippi Valley State 50-28 in the paint and shot 59.6 percent from the field to defeat the Delta Devils 89-68 Monday night in Starkville, Miss.
The Bulldogs h ...
Posted Wednesday, November 19th 2014 at 3:20PM
The Tennessee State University men’s basketball team officially opens up the season this Friday night at 7:00 p.m. against Reinhardt at the Gentry Center.
The Tigers will face the Eagles for the first time in school history. This ...
Posted Friday, November 14th 2014 at 11:57AM
The Lady Tigers of Grambling State were predicted to finish in eighth place overall for the 2014-15 basketball season.
In last season's tournament, UAPB entered as the seventh seed. They eliminated Arkansas-Pine Bluff in ...
Posted Friday, November 14th 2014 at 11:54AM
The Tennessee State University volleyball team will conclude its season at home this Saturday against Eastern Illinois at Kean Hall.
The Tigers (9-21, 2-12 OVC) will have a presentation for its seniors beginning at 2:00 p.m. with the match against ...
Posted Friday, November 14th 2014 at 11:52AM
Xavier University of Louisiana picked up two more Gulf Coast Athletic Conference women's volleyball awards when Chinedu Echebelem was named Player of the Year and Hannah Lawing received Coach of the Year.
The awards, voted on by the league's head ...
Posted Friday, November 14th 2014 at 11:38AM
By Jared Zwerling , NBA Senior Writer
When you receive this phone call—"You're invited to have lunch with Michael Jordan"—what's one of the first things you do? You think about what suit you're going to wear for your first, and likely only, encoun ...
Posted Wednesday, November 12th 2014 at 3:27PM
The Lady Bison of Howard University captures the 2014 Southwestern Athletic Conference Soccer Tournament Championship with a 2-1 victory over Prairie View A&M University at the John Hunt Soccer Complex.
Melissa Kalbfleisch c ...
Posted Monday, November 10th 2014 at 1:38PM
Former Tennessee State All-American defensive end Richard Dent will be inducted into the Black College Football Hall of Fame in 2015.
Dent is among seven players going into the Hall from a list of 25 finalists. The announcement was made Wednesday. ...
Posted Thursday, November 6th 2014 at 4:12PM
Fri, October 31, 2014
The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff received 76 points and one first place vote as they were predicted to finish fourth in the Southwestern Athletic Conference this upcoming season.
The combinatio ...
Posted Friday, October 31st 2014 at 5:54PM
Senior Chinedu Echebelem had nine kills and 17 digs Thursday, and an improved Xavier University of Louisiana defense keyed a 26-24, 25-12, 25-20 Gulf Coast Athletic Conference women's volleyball victory against SUNO at XU's Convocation Center.
Posted Friday, October 31st 2014 at 8:00AM