Thursday, June 29, 2017

Sports  Brief

From Washington (NFL) Public Relations and published reports LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. The NFL’s Washington franchise announced last week that they have promoted former standout Grambling and Washington NFL quarterback and ...

Eight black college baseball players, five from the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) and three from the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) were taken in last Wednesday’s 2017 Major League Baseball (MLB) ...

Primarily from N. C. A&T Sports Information EUGENE, ORE North Carolina A&T senior sprinter Christopher Belcher wasn’t nervous. He wasn’t intimated. He even described himself as ready to go before ...

GAINESVILLE, Fla. After losing its first game at the 2017 NCAA Gainesville Regional on Friday afternoon, Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference baseball champion Bethune- Cookman’s wondrous run to a deciding final game ...

Norfolk State University captured the Talmadge Layman Hill Men’s Award, while Florida A&M University captured the Mary McLeod Bethune Women’s All-Sports Award, the MEAC announced on Wednesday. The All-Sports Awards ...

BRADENTON, Fla. Like the familiar song by popular rapper Drake, Saint Augustine’s started from the bottom but finished at the top for its fifth straight men’s national crown on the ...

North Carolina A&T will roll into the NCAA Division I Track and Field Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Ore., in record fashion after completing an historic NCAA Division I East Preliminary ...

High-scoring 6-foot Howard guard James ‘JByrd’ Daniel has decided to play his last year of basketball eligibility at the University of Tennessee for head coach Rick Barnes. Daniel, whose 27.1 ...

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. For an extraordinary 14th time, the women of Bethune-Cookman University left Port St. Lucie as victors of the PGA Minority Collegiate Golf Championship presented by CastleOak ...

Fourteeen Division I HBCU teams at eight different schools will be ineligible for the postseason in 2017-18 due to their low Academic Progress Rates. In 2017-18, teams are subject to ...