BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Southwestern Athletic Conference announced its 2019 All-SWAC Preseason teams and Predicted Order of Finish on Tuesday at Football Media Day with Alcorn State and Southern tabbed to finish in first place in the Eastern and Western divisions respectively in a vote conducted by the leagues’ Head Coaches and Sports Information Directors. […]Read more "SWAC Announces 2019 Preseason All-SWAC Football Teams"
ATLANTA – ESPN’s standing partnership with the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) continues in 2019-20 with a five-game slate featured exclusively on ESPN3 for the third consecutive season, announced Friday by the league office. This year’s mania will include three classics: Prince Hall Americanism Football Classic, White Water Classic, and 84th Annual Tuskegee-Morehouse Classic, along with the renewed […]Read more "SIAC Announces 2019 ESPN TV Football Schedule"
By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter OAKLAND, CA.- Race relations in the United States have not improved since Donald J. Trump entered 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, in fact racism has gotten worse since number 45 took over Washington, D.C. In two and a half years Mr. Donald J. Trump has not made a single speech about […]Read more "LETTER TO AMERICA-FROM A BLACK MAN-CONCLUSION"
NORFOLK, Va. —The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has announced its ESPN football package for the 2019 season, which features nine regular-season match-ups on ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNEWS, ESPN3 and one postseason appearance on ABC. The nationally-televised games are a part of the MEAC’s ongoing partnership with ESPN. The 15th annual MEAC/SWAC Football Challenge kicks off the […]Read more "MEAC Announces 2019 ESPN Football TV Schedule"
By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter OAKLAND, CA.- The United States of America celebrated its birthday on Thursday, July 4th, 2019. This is a letter to a friend in Southern California to remind her that we are still not free and our history is still dark.The United States of America must find its moral justice before […]Read more "LETTER TO AMERICA-FROM A BLACK MAN PART III"
GRAMBLING, La. — Grambling State University, along with the department of athletics, will hold a special ceremony at 3 p.m. on Friday, July 12 to honor former GSU quarterback Doug Williams. Grambling State will hold a street naming ceremony in honor of Williams and will take place on the corner of Facilities and Stadium Drive in […]Read more "Grambling State to honor Doug Williams"
By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter OAKLAND — The United States of America celebrated its birthday on Thursday, July 4th, 2019. This country continues to hold on to some of its old history and continues to fight new political, social, and economic innovations. America fights the truth staring them in the face when it comes […]Read more "LETTER TO AMERICA-FROM A BLACK MAN PART II"