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SWAC Soccer Update
August 30, 2011 – 8:14 AM |
SWAC Soccer Update

South Carolina State 3, Alabama State 1
Kaitlynn Cortez scored one goal and tallied an assist to lead South Carolina State (1-1-1) to a 3-1 win over Alabama State University (0-4) in non-conference …

MEAC Volleyball Update
August 30, 2011 – 8:13 AM |
MEAC Volleyball Update

Chafeh Earns MVP Honors at La Salle Invitational
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (Aug. 27, 2011)-Morgan State sophomore setter Ngebui (Natalie) Chafeh was named to the 2011 La Salle Invitational All-Tournament team and earned …

Elizabeth City State starts 2011 season with a tough OT Loss; Virginia Union defeats St. Aug and mother nature
August 28, 2011 – 11:41 AM |
Elizabeth City State starts 2011 season with a tough OT Loss; Virginia Union defeats St. Aug and mother nature

DELTA STATE FORCES OVERTIME; TOPS ECSU 28-21
Vikings Upset Bid Falls Short in Season Opener
CLEVELAND, MS- The No. 2 ranked Delta State University Statesmen rallied from at 14 points halftime deficit to earn a 28-21 …

2011 HBCU Football Broadcast Schedule
August 25, 2011 – 3:00 PM |
2011 HBCU Football Broadcast Schedule

2011 HBCU BROADCAST FOOTBALL SCHEDULE as of August 22 (all times are EST)
Fans of black college football your voices have been heard. Below is a comprehensive schedule of HBCU football games scheduled to be broadcast …

Moses Ellis: Prairie View A&M’s Little Big Man
August 25, 2011 – 6:31 AM |
Moses Ellis: Prairie View A&M’s Little Big Man

By Max Edison, Houston Defender
There’s a tried and true cliché that folks often use when describing athletes that are, shall we say, a little undersized: “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, …

2011 HBCU Volleyball Preseason All-Conference Teams & Predictions
August 22, 2011 – 12:45 AM |
2011 HBCU Volleyball Preseason All-Conference Teams & Predictions

Contributors: Tari Lanier and Russell Clark
Fall is around the corner, preparing to bring us a cooler breeze, changing leaves, and most importantly fall sports. While fall brings us football, it also brings us spikes, blocks …

Atlanta to Host Inaugural SIAC Football Championship Game
August 18, 2011 – 7:34 PM |
Atlanta to Host Inaugural SIAC Football Championship Game

Atlanta, GA—The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced today that the 2011 SIAC Football Championship game will be held in Atlanta, GA.

Division One HBCUs: Where Do We Go From Here?
August 16, 2011 – 8:27 AM |
Division One HBCUs: Where Do We Go From Here?

Recent moves by the NCAA Div. I Committee left some wondering if HBCUs would soon be on the outside looking in…

By ALVIN HOLLINS JR.

August 16, 2011 – The NCAA …

Top 25 Black College Football Players Of The Modern Era
August 13, 2011 – 6:30 AM |
Top 25 Black College Football Players Of The Modern Era

 
Contributors: Russell Clark, Alvin Conteh, Kayla Williams and Jovan Riley
The NFL has taken the locks off the doors and several players from historically black colleges and universities have signed free agent contracts with teams. This …

Arkansas Pine Bluff Dominates SWAC Preseason Soccer Honors
August 13, 2011 – 12:18 AM |
Arkansas Pine Bluff Dominates SWAC Preseason Soccer Honors

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff forward Silvia Fuentes and defender Erika Forbes, also from Arkansas-Pine Bluff, were named the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Women’s Soccer Preseason Offensive and Defensive Players …