On Thursday, May 4, the Saint Augustine's University softball team was honored for its academic success by winning the 2017 CIAA Highest Team Grade Point Average award in the sport. The Lady Falcons won the honor along with Chowan University for posting a 3.37 grade point average.
The Lady Falc ...
Posted Monday, May 8th 2017 at 4:05PM
By Nicole Hutchinson
Fresh off its return to the top of black college football, Grambling State is giving its home stadium a face-lift.
Grambling State is putting together a multi-million renovation project for the Eddie G. Robinson Memorial S ...
Posted Monday, May 8th 2017 at 9:27AM
The defending NAIA 800-meter run champion Marbeq Edgar (JR/Choiseul, St. Lucia) showed he is poised to repeat his title as he set a meet and facility record in the event Friday at University of Houston's Tom Tellez Invitational.
Edgar ran 1:47.83 which beat his Wiley College record by nearly two ...
Posted Monday, May 8th 2017 at 9:23AM
The Paine College Athletics Department hosted its annual awards banquet on Tuesday evening at the HEAL Complex to honor the achievements, hard work and dedication of its student-athletes.
Natalie White, the Vice-President of Basketball Operation ...
Posted Friday, May 5th 2017 at 10:26AM
The SWAC’s all-time leading rusher has punched his initial ticket to the NFL. Southern’s Lenard Tillery has signed a free agent contract with the Los Angeles Rams.
Despite compiling 4,856 rushing yards in his career at SU, Tillery was not selected in last week’s NFL Draft.
“Thanks for all of ...
Posted Friday, May 5th 2017 at 9:31AM
Winston-Salem State University announced today a three-year extension to the contract of Athletics Director Tonia Walker. Walker has served in the role since May 2014 and has led the Rams athletic department to success on the field and in the classro ...
Posted Friday, May 5th 2017 at 9:17AM
–The Chicago Bears selected North Carolina A&T running back Tarik Cohen (5-6, 179, Bunn, N.C.) with the 119th overall pick in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL Draft Saturday. Cohen became the first Aggie drafted in 12 years. His fourth-round selection is the earliest a N.C. A&T running back has ever ...
Posted Wednesday, May 3rd 2017 at 10:51AM
Ahead of the conference championship meet, the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference released the selections for the All-SIAC Team. Clark Atlanta was recognized with three selections - one runner and two field event participants - who will vie for the SIAC titles in the events this week from ...
Posted Wednesday, May 3rd 2017 at 10:23AM
By Jonas Pope IV
Former North Carolina Central All-MEAC defensive lineman Freddy Henry-Ajudua was invited to attend the Jacksonville Jaguars rookie minicamp.
Henry-Ajudua went undrafted, but will get a chance to earn a roster spot with the Jaguars, who finished 3-13 ...
Posted Wednesday, May 3rd 2017 at 10:19AM
(written by Michael Gaffney, SID)
The Medgar Evers men's and women's track and field teams were back in action this past weekend as they traveled to Pennsylvania for the Annual Penn Relays hosted by the Univer ...
Posted Tuesday, May 2nd 2017 at 12:27PM
Clark Atlanta University has named two-time WNBA champion Yolanda Moore as the next head coach for women's basketball. Moore had a standout career at Ole Miss before playing professionally. She has been a head coach on both the Junior College and NCAA Division I levels.
"We are very excited to h ...
Posted Tuesday, May 2nd 2017 at 11:53AM
Falcons Hurdler Lowers Own Top NCAA Division II Time In Event
On Friday, Saint Augustine's University's Shawn Rowe (Sr./West Palm Springs, FL) ran the world's 11th fastest time this season in the men's 400-meter hurdles championship race in the prestigious Penn Relays at Franklin Field in Ph ...
Posted Monday, May 1st 2017 at 1:09AM
The 2017 NFL Draft may be over, but that doesn't mean teams are done adding important contributors for the upcoming season. Scores of NCAA athletes will start the next chapters of their football careers by signing as undrafted free agents this week.
Joining that group of athletes will be Winston- ...
Posted Monday, May 1st 2017 at 12:27AM