IRVING, Texas –– The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame has announced it will partner for a second consecutive year with the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) to reveal the league’s offensive and defensive players of the year as part of the festivities surrounding the 60th NFF Annual Awards Dinner Dec. 5 at the […]Read more "NFF, MEAC Partner for Second Year to Announce Players of the Year Awards"
North Carolina Central was picked to defend its MEAC Football Championship as the Eagles topped the league’s annual preseason poll. Voting for the poll is conducted by the MEAC’s 11 head coaches and football sports information directors. The Eagles received 13 first-place votes to narrowly finish ahead of rival North Carolina A&T State, who finished […]Read more "N.C. Central Picked To Defend MEAC Football Championship"
Courtesy MEAC Media Relations NORFOLK, Va. – Howard University running back Anthony Philyaw was selected as the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Preseason Offensive Player of the Year, while South Carolina State linebacker Darius Leonard was selected as the Preseason Defensive Player of the Year. All votes were submitted by the MEAC’s 11 head football coaches and […]Read more "Philyaw, Leonard Highlight 2017 MEAC Preseason Football Teams"
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, has announced the discontinuation of its annual Nation’s Football Classic® at the historic RFK Memorial Stadium due to a shift in corporate priorities. Ancillary events for the Nation’s Football Classic® such as Technoir’s Innovators Classic (a live pitch competition of […]Read more "Events DC Discontinues Annual Nation’s Football Classic® Game at RFK Stadium"
The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has announced its weeknight television schedule for the 2017 football season. This year’s ledger features a pair of Thursday night games and one Friday night contest live on ESPNU. The defending MEAC Champion North Carolina Central University Eagles will host the first Thursday night contest of the season as they’ll […]Read more "MEAC Announces 2017 Weeknight Football Television Schedule"
Courtesy: MEAC Media Relations NORFOLK, Va. — The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has entered into a multi-year agreement with the Collegiate Sports Management Group (CSMG). This new relationship focuses on marketing and sponsorship rights as well as helping to develop more national strategies across all avenues to help generate revenue for the MEAC. “Our partnership with CSMG […]Read more "MEAC Partners with Collegiate Sports Management Group on Multi-Media Rights"
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Bethune-Cookman’s wondrous run through the 2017 NCAA Gainesville Regional ended Monday with a 6-1 loss to the host University of Florida before a McKethan Stadium crowd of 2,166 and an internet thoroughly enamored by the Wildcats’ bleached beards. And calm demeanor, despite the situation. And passion. And, well, everything about the program. After losing […]Read more "One Game Short: Wildcats make history in Gainesville Regional"