SWAC

Mack Named Head Women's Basketball Coach at Governors State - Women's Hoop Dirt

Governors State University announced the hiring of Tonishea Mack as the new women’s basketball head coach and assistant athletics director. Mack …

Women's Basketball

Former Hudsonville player takes over coaching reigns of Fennville football

Fennville's football team enters the 2018 season on a wave of momentum and a new coach.<p>Trevor Lucas takes over a Fennville team that started 0-4 a …

Michigan

TxSU AD McClelland named SWAC Commissioner

Dr. Charles McClelland is leaving Texas Southern to take over as the new commissioner of the SWAC. McClelland officially takes over for Duer Sharp …

HBCUs

Football action is BACK in the SWAC | HBCU Play - Ep2 - Preview of 2018 season

It has its own look - it has its own feel - it has its own sound - it is a game day experience that is second to none! We’re talking about HBCU …

HBCUs

Jackson native takes over as SWAC commissioner

CLOSE<p>Jackson Weather Forecast, Monday, August 13<p>The Southwestern Athletic Conference has a new commissioner.<p>The league sent out a press release …

Mississippi

Texans donate used turf to C.E. King High School

HOUSTON -- The C.E. King High School football team lost nearly everything when Hurricane Harvey hit Houston a year ago. Now, thanks to the Texans, …

High School

Redskins add fifth SWAC product to roster in ex-JSU reciever

The Washington Redskins have added another former SWAC star to its preseason roster. Former Jackson State receiver Dan Williams III will be headed to …

Football (U.S.)

Charles McClelland leaves Texas Southern to become commissioner of SWAC

Image 1of/1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>As a toddler in Mississippi, Charles McClelland sat in the stands with his parents wishing he could be close enough to touch …

San Francisco Bay Area

Arkansas Pine Bluff Basketball: In-depth look at senior guard Martaveous McKnight

Although not as well known, SWAC Basketball has some good talent. The best may be Martaveous McKnight, a lethal scorer for Arkansas Pine Bluff.<p>In the …

College Sports

Pistons sign former New Mexico State guard Zach Lofton

Good things come to those who don’t give up. Such is the case of ex-New Mexico State guard Zach Lofton, who is now granted a G-League contract with …

New Mexico

Former SWAC player of the Year signs with Detroit Pistons

Former Texas Southern star and SWAC Player of the Year Zach Lofton has signed with the Detroit Pistons. Lofton announced the signing on his Instagram …

HBCUs

MATCH PREVIEW: TCU - Texas A&M University Athletics Department

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M Aggies play their last tune-up match prior to the 2018 season on Saturday as the Maroon & White host the TCU …

College Sports

5 takeaways from Jackson State's first fall scrimmage

CLOSE<p>Ole Miss revealed the new Landshark mascot, Tony, at "Meet the Rebels Day" on Saturday.<p>Jackson State held its first scrimmage of the fall …

College Sports

Georgia Tech Football 2018 Know Your Enemy: Alcorn State Braves

The Alcorn State Braves is the Georgia Tech football program’s first opponent of the 2018 season and the Braves will look to be the first FCS team to …

College Sports

Alabama State to host HBCU Football Coaches Symposium

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Alabama State head coach Donald Hill-Eley will host the inaugural HBCU Coaches Symposium beginning August 10 at the Houston J. …

College Sports

SKYHAWK SOCCER BEGINS PRACTICE AND EXHIBITION BOUTS - University of Tennessee at Martin

<b>MARTIN, Tenn. –</b> The University of Tennessee at Martin soccer squad is set to begin its preseason practice and exhibition matches to prep for the 2018 …

University of Tennessee

Aggies Open Exhibition Season with 7-0 Victory over Texas Southern - Texas A&M University Athletics Department

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Cienna ArrietaandEmily Bateseach notched a brace as the Texas A&M Aggies cruised to a 7-0 win against the Texas Southern …

Texas A&M

SWAC names Texas Southern AD Charles McClelland league commissioner

The Southwestern Athletic Conference on Monday named Texas Southern athletic director Charles McClelland its new commissioner.<p>McClelland becomes the …

College Sports

We project a second consecutive trip to the tournament for the LSU Tigers

The start of the NCAA Division volleyball season is still three weeks away, but it is never too early to start talking about what all 330 of the …

College Sports

Auburn hires former Alabama State AD Monique Holland as senior associate AD

Allen Greene added another piece to the new leadership team of Auburn's athletic department.<p>Former Alabama State athletic director Monique Holland, …

Student Athletes

Texas Southern aims to 'change the culture' this football season

Image 1of/1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Wins have been slow to come by for Michael Haywood in his first two seasons as head football coach at Texas Southern. The …

College Football

HBCU players receive preseason nominations for Buchanan, Payton awards

Several HBCU players have been nominated for individual honors for coveted FCS awards.<p>The 2018 STATS FCS Buck Buchanan Award figures to be wide open …

HBCUs

Prairie View A&M looks to continue success under new coach Eric Dooley

Image 1of/1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Since 2007, Prairie View A&M has posted seven winning seasons, highlighted by the 2009 SWAC championship. So winning has …

College Sports

NCCU’s Davanta Reynolds named MEAC preseason Defensive Player of the Year

North Carolina Central senior safety Davanta Reynolds was named the preseason MEAC Defensive Player of the Year, the league announced Friday …

College Football

Jackson State Soccer Finalizes 2018 Schedule – Jackson State University – Soccer

JACKSON, Miss. – 10 home dates, a tough non-conference calendar and a full Southwestern Athletic Conference slate highlights the 2018 Jackson State …

College Sports

Southern preseason camp: Five big questions and four big position battles

<b>FIVE BIG QUESTIONS</b><p><b>1. Can the Jaguars return to the top?</b><p>It’s been five years since Southern last won a conference championship and four since the …

Baton Rouge

NFL names 39 officials to 2018 Officiating Development Program

Getty Images<p>The NFL saw four of its head referees and 10 officials in total retire this offseason. The league continually needs to find referees …

NFL

Four Braves Earn Preseason HBCU All-America Recognition

Press release from Alcorn. HBCU Gameday released its 2018 football Preseason HBCU All-America Teams, and Alcorn State University was represented by …

HBCUs

Alabama State predicted to win SWAC soccer crown

Courtesy: SWAC.org<b>BIRMINGHAM, Ala. –</b> Kaylee Holt of Grambling State, Mercedes Padilla of Alabama State and Gianna Guyot also of Alabama State have …

College Football

Jackson State Football Opens Fall Camp on Friday – Jackson State University – Football

JACKSON, Miss. – The 2018 football season officially kicks into motion on Friday, August 3 when the Jackson State Tigers open practice.<p>As the Tigers …

College Football