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Winston-Salem State loses to Wayne State, 21-14; Loss ends historic season for the Rams
December 11, 2011 – 8:53 AM |
Winston-Salem State loses to Wayne State, 21-14; Loss ends historic season for the Rams

Courtesy WSSU Sports Information
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The perfect season for the Winston-Salem State University Rams came to an end today, as the Wayne State University Warriors defeated the Rams, 21-14 in the NCAA Div. II …

Story of a Florida A&M Cheerleader: From Tallahassee’s highest hill to the Atlanta Falcons
December 6, 2011 – 10:53 AM |
Story of a Florida A&M Cheerleader: From Tallahassee’s highest hill to the Atlanta Falcons

By: Wannette Stevens-Fripp
They become reality stars like Royce Reed of the hit VH1 reality show Basketball Wives or they become lead counselor for an entire school system like Chato Waters. But what do both of …

Winston-Salem State smashes New Haven 27-7; 1st HBCU headed to Div. II Semis since 1986
December 4, 2011 – 9:02 AM |
Winston-Salem State smashes New Haven 27-7; 1st HBCU headed to Div. II Semis since 1986

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – Winston-Salem State University got two long touchdown passes from quarterback Kameron Smith to wide receiver Jameze Massey, while running back Nicholas Cooper, rushed for 132 yards and one score and the Rams’ …

Johnson C. Smith edges Miles College to win 2011 Pioneer Bowl, 35-33
December 4, 2011 – 9:00 AM |
Johnson C. Smith edges Miles College to win 2011 Pioneer Bowl, 35-33

Courtesy: JCSU Sports Information
Columbus, GA – The Johnson C. Smith University football team trumped Miles College 35-33 in the 13th Pioneer Bowl held inside A.J. McClung Memorial Stadium on Saturday afternoon. JCSU finishes the season …

Norfolk State falls to crosstown rival ODU, 35-18, in FCS Playoffs
November 27, 2011 – 9:01 AM |
Norfolk State falls to crosstown rival ODU, 35-18, in FCS Playoffs

Courtesy: NSU Sports Information
NORFOLK, Va.– Freshman quarterback Taylor Heinicke threw for 269 yards and five touchdowns to lift host Old Dominion to a 35-18 win over Norfolk State in the first round of the Division …

Winston-Salem State win 35-28 over California (PA) in NCAA Div. II Playoffs
November 27, 2011 – 8:52 AM |
Winston-Salem State win 35-28 over California (PA) in NCAA Div. II Playoffs

Courtesy: WSSU Sports Information
WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The #3 ranked Winston-Salem State University rode the back of running back Nicholas Cooper’s 118 yards and three touchdowns, and Kameron Smithpassed for 267 yards and two scores, as …

Alabama State holds off Tuskegee, 30-21, to win 88th Turkey Day Classic
November 25, 2011 – 9:42 AM |
Alabama State holds off Tuskegee, 30-21, to win 88th Turkey Day Classic

Courtesy: ASU Sports Information
MONTGOMERY, Ala.  – Tim Clark rushed for a career high 143 yards and one touchdown in leading Alabama State to a 30-21 victory over Tuskegee in the 88th Turkey Day Classic.
Leading 23-21 …

Florida A&M fired Marching 100 band director Dr. Julian White citing “misconduct and/or incompetence”
November 22, 2011 – 4:04 PM |
Florida A&M fired Marching 100 band director Dr. Julian White citing “misconduct and/or incompetence”

UPDATE (Nov. 23, 2011 – 9:46 P.M.)
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) – Marching “100” band director Dr. Julian White has been fired from Florida A&M University.
ABC27HD News has obtained a copy of the letter (pictured) sent Wednesday …

Maryland Eastern Shore wins 2011 MEAC Volleyball Championship
November 21, 2011 – 10:05 AM |
Maryland Eastern Shore wins 2011 MEAC Volleyball Championship

BALTIMORE, November 20, 2011- Maryland Eastern Shore defeated Florida A&M, 3-2, to win the 2011 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) volleyball championship Sunday afternoon at the Physical Education Complex on the campus of Coppin State University. …

Johnson C. Smith and Miles College to Play in Pioneer Bowl XIII
November 15, 2011 – 9:56 PM |
Johnson C. Smith and Miles College to Play in Pioneer Bowl XIII

Columbus, GA – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) and the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) have announced that Johnson C. Smith University and Miles College have been selected to participate in the 13th Pioneer …