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Author and Norfolk State alum captures the HBCU experience in his new book “Homecoming Weekend”
September 4, 2012 – 3:45 PM |
Author and Norfolk State alum captures the HBCU experience in his new book “Homecoming Weekend”

As an Essence Magazine #1 bestselling author and national award-winning journalist, 1983 Norfolk State University graduate Curtis Bunn has effortlessly developed the ability to build genuine stories that expose real-life thinking and desires of men …

South Carolina State dominates Georgia State in the season opener
August 31, 2012 – 7:12 AM |
South Carolina State dominates Georgia State in the season opener

Courtesy SCSU Athletics
ATLANTA, GA—Red-shirt junior quarterback Richard Cue threw for a career-high 300 yards connecting 19-of-29 for three touchdowns and two interceptions, to lead South Carolina State to a 33-6 victory over Georgia State, Thursday …

Jackson State’s LeBeau and Alabama State’s Riley named to Buchanon Watch List
August 19, 2012 – 8:27 PM |
Jackson State’s LeBeau and Alabama State’s Riley named to Buchanon Watch List

Courtesy SWAC.org
Preseason All-SWAC picks Joseph LeBeau of Jackson State and Kejuan Riley of Alabama State are among 20 players on the watch list for the 18th annual Buck Buchanan Award. The annual award is presented …

2012 HBCU Football Classics Schedule
August 19, 2012 – 10:33 AM |
2012 HBCU Football Classics Schedule

 
  
 The 2012 black college football season is here!
Beginning Labor Day weekend several HBCUs will begin new journeys, renew old rivalries and display a certain pagentry unique to the black college experience.
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Maryland Eastern Shore repeats as NCAA National Champions in bowling
April 17, 2012 – 7:59 AM |
Maryland Eastern Shore repeats as NCAA National Champions in bowling

Courtesy: UMES Sports Information
WICKLIFFE, Ohio – The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) became the first school to win back-to-back NCAA Women’s Bowling Championships since 2004/2005 with a 4-2 defeat of Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) …

Shaw University Lady Bears Win NCAA Div. II Basketball National Championship
March 24, 2012 – 9:04 PM |
Shaw University Lady Bears Win NCAA Div. II Basketball National Championship

Shaw Overcomes 11-Point Deficit; DefeatsDefeat #2 Ashland 88-82 in Overtime
Courtesy: Shaw Univ. Athletics
SAN ANTONIO, Tex. – “We are going to give them a game worthy of television.”
Shaw head coach Jacques Curtis had said those words …

#15 Norfolk State Crashes The Dance and Upsets #2 Missouri 86-84
March 16, 2012 – 8:27 PM |
#15 Norfolk State Crashes The Dance and Upsets #2 Missouri 86-84

Courtesy: ESPN.com
Kyle O’Quinn had 26 points and 14 rebounds, making several key plays in the closing minutes, and the gritty No. 15 seed Spartans held on through a tense final minute to topple second-seeded Missouri …

Joe Paterno dies at the age of 85; He held great respect for his counterparts at HBCUs
January 22, 2012 – 11:15 AM |
Joe Paterno dies at the age of 85; He held great respect for his counterparts at HBCUs

Penn State’s Legendary Joe Paterno Passes
Courtesy: Penn State Sports Information
The Pennsylvania State University and college athletics mourns the passing of Joseph V. Paterno, the winningest coach in the history of major college football.

Morgan State suspends Todd Bozeman after “accidental conctact” with one of his players
January 11, 2012 – 12:43 AM |
Morgan State suspends Todd Bozeman after “accidental conctact” with one of his players

Courtesy: ESPN.com
Morgan State coach Todd Bozeman has been suspended indefinitely with pay after a scrape he has described as “accidental contact” with senior guard Larry Bastfield during a win Saturday at South Carolina State, The …

Former Shaw Coach,Darrell Asberry, Named Head Football Coach At Texas Southern
December 22, 2011 – 7:12 PM |
Former Shaw Coach,Darrell Asberry, Named Head Football Coach At Texas Southern

(Raleigh, NC) –  Shaw University’s Darrell Asberry was today named Head Football Coach at Texas Southern University.
“While we are sorry to be losing Coach Asberry, everyone at Shaw wishes him all the best as he …