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Remember The Champs 2013: Southern Wins SWAC
August 25, 2014 – 9:43 AM |
Remember The Champs 2013: Southern Wins SWAC

Southern won the SWAC football title with a double OT win over Jackson State as we continue our look back at the 2013 HBCU Conference champions.
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Remember The Champs 2013: Cookman, S.C. State Share MEAC Crown
August 22, 2014 – 9:40 AM |
Remember The Champs 2013: Cookman, S.C. State Share MEAC Crown

As we continue our look back on the 2013 HBCU Conference Champions, Bethune-Cookman and South Carolina State each earned a share of the MEAC title and earned a berth to the FCS playoffs.
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Remember The Champs 2013: Albany State Wins SIAC
August 21, 2014 – 9:00 AM |
Remember The Champs 2013: Albany State Wins SIAC

On the eve of the college football season, we look back at the 2013 HBCU conference champions. Albany State captured the centennial SIAC crown with a 17-14 win over Miles College.
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Alcorn State Names Horne Athletic Director
August 12, 2014 – 9:05 PM |
Alcorn State Names Horne Athletic Director

(Courtesy alcornsports.com)
Alcorn State University President Dr. Alfred Rankins Jr. named Derek Horne as Athletic Director in a press conference at the Vicksburg Expansion Center.
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Alabama State’s Turkey Day Classic…It’s A New Day!!!
March 12, 2014 – 12:27 PM |
Alabama State’s Turkey Day Classic…It’s A New Day!!!

Montgomery, AL (Sports Network) – Alabama State will host the annual Turkey Day Classic again this year, but the game won’t be played on Thanksgiving Day.
The 91st Classic will be held Nov. 22 – the Saturday before …

CIAA to stay in Charlotte for six more years
March 3, 2014 – 9:02 PM |
CIAA to stay in Charlotte for six more years

The CIAA basketball tournament will remain in Charlotte for six more years, after the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority agreed to increase its payment to the athletic association from $1 million to $1.4 million annually, as …

HBCU Football: Coaching Changes
December 30, 2013 – 4:52 PM |
HBCU Football: Coaching Changes

ALABAMA A&M – HIRES JAMES SPADY TO LEAD THE BULLDOGS
HUNTSVILLE, Alabama– Director of Athletics, Bryan Hicks, announced the hiring of Nevada assistant coach, James Michael Spady as the next Head Football Coach at Alabama …

2013 SWAC preseason honors and divisional champions predicted
July 28, 2013 – 9:36 AM |
2013 SWAC preseason honors and divisional champions predicted

Courtesey: SWAC.org

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Southwestern Athletic Conference released its 2013 SWAC Preseason Teams with University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff quarterback, Ben Anderson, and Jackson State University defensive back, Qua Cox, spotlighting the honors. …

Defending MEAC champion, Bethune-Cookman, predicted to finish first in 2013
July 28, 2013 – 8:54 AM |
Defending MEAC champion, Bethune-Cookman, predicted to finish first in 2013

Courtesy: MEAC Sports
NORFOLK, Va.  – Florida A&M quarterback Damien Fleming and Bethune-Cookman running back Isidore Jackson along with linebacker Jarkevis Fields  received top honors as the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) announced its 2013 preseason football …

Winston-Salem State Picked To Repeat as 2013 CIAA Football Champions
July 28, 2013 – 8:35 AM |
Winston-Salem State Picked To Repeat as 2013 CIAA Football Champions

Courtesy: CIAA
Winston-Salem, NC  – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA®) held its 2013 Football Media Day yesterday in Winston-Salem, NC.  Representatives from all 12 conference teams gathered at the Donald J. Reaves Student Activities Center …