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Tennessee State Dominates Cat Fight With Southern
September 4, 2011 – 6:08 PM |
Tennessee State Dominates Cat Fight With Southern

Tigers Open Season With 33-7 Over Jaguars
The Tennessee State Tigers opened their 2011 football season with a resounding 33-7 win over the Jaguars of Southern University in the John Merritt Classic, played in front of …

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 …

2011 SWAC Football Media Day: Video Interviews w/ Coaches
July 19, 2011 – 10:01 PM |
2011 SWAC Football Media Day: Video Interviews w/ Coaches

Birmingham, Ala. – I guess you can call it the first road trip of the season. HBCUSportsOnline.com made a return trip to the Magic City for the 2011 SWAC Media Day. There have been a …

SWAC Pre-Season All Conference Team And Predicted Order Of Finish
July 19, 2011 – 7:53 PM |
SWAC Pre-Season All Conference Team And Predicted Order Of Finish

Birmingham, Ala. – SWAC Football Media Day concluded Tuesday at the Birmingham Sheraton with coaches and media awarding Jackson State quarterback Casey Therriault and Prairie View defensive back Moses Ellis preseason player of the …

Southern Alum Rickie Weeks Tabbed To Start In MLB’s All-Star Game; HBCUs Have Produced 60 Major League Players
July 3, 2011 – 2:58 PM |
Southern Alum Rickie Weeks Tabbed To Start In MLB’s All-Star Game; HBCUs Have Produced 60 Major League Players

By Alvin Hollins, Jr.
JULY 3 – Rickie Weeks’ selection Sunday by the fans as the American League’s starting second baseman in the 2011 Major League Baseball All-Star Game in Arizona, made him just the 12th …

Alpha Kappa Alpha And Phi Beta Sigma Come Up Big At The Atlanta Greek Picnic Stroll Off
June 22, 2011 – 8:53 AM |
Alpha Kappa Alpha And Phi Beta Sigma Come Up Big At The Atlanta Greek Picnic Stroll Off

Catch the video from all of the greeks at the picnic and stroll competition…

Alcorn Wins League Championship For First Time In School History
May 22, 2011 – 9:50 PM |
Alcorn Wins League Championship For First Time In School History

May 22, 2011
Shreveport, La. – For the first time in school history, Alcorn State is celebrating a SWAC baseball championship. The Braves continued their offensive assault on the rest of the …

Jackson State Wins First Ever SWAC Softball Championship
May 8, 2011 – 6:57 PM |
Jackson State Wins First Ever SWAC Softball Championship

The Lady Tigers defeated Mississippi Valley State 6-2 on Sunday
IRONDALE, Ala. – Jackson State (JSU) won its first ever SWAC softball championship on Sunday, May 8. The Lady Tigers defeated Mississippi …

Southern’s Hall A Finalist For Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award In Baseball
April 24, 2011 – 12:31 AM |
Southern’s Hall A Finalist For Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award In Baseball

OVERLAND PARK, KS – Ten NCAA® baseball student-athletes who excel both on and off the field were selected as finalists today for the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award. To be eligible for the …

Southern Women And Alcorn State Men Claim SWAC Tennis Titles
April 17, 2011 – 9:07 PM |
Southern Women And Alcorn State Men Claim SWAC Tennis Titles

ALEXANDRIA, La. – Southern maintained its stronghold on the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Women’s Tennis Championship with a 4-3 win over Alcorn State in Sunday’s title match at Alexandria City Park Tennis Complex.
The SWAC …