WASHINGTON, D.C. — The NFL and Howard University have partnered to launch the Campus Connection program, which aims to provide students with programs and experiences that help prepare them for future careers in professional football administration. Beginning with the 2018 fall semester, the NFL will have a presence on campus at Howard through several collaborative initiatives. Among other programs, the two organizations […]Read more "NFL Partners With Howard University On Campus Connection Program"
PLAY FAIR Gary Norris Gray-BASN Newsroom-Staff Reporter OAKLAND, CA.-As the yearly March Madness tournament comes to a close, cracks are surfacing all over the hardwood floor. In the men’s Final Four there will not be an African-American head coach. In this Final Four, the players are still not being paid for their countless hours of […]Read more "PLAY FAIR"
NORFOLK, Va. — Bethune-Cookman junior Danny Rodriguez was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Baseball Preseason Player of the Year and teammate Anthony Maldonado was named Preseason Pitcher of the Year, the conference announced Monday. All awards were voted on by the conference’s head coaches and sports information directors. Rodriguez was the Most Outstanding Player of the 2017 MEAC Baseball Championships […]Read more "2018 Preseason All-MEAC Baseball Honors Announced"
North Carolina A&T State University led the way in this year’s All-MEAC voting as the Aggies had 12 student-athletes named to the first team. The team is voted on by the MEAC’s head football coaches and sports information directors. North Carolina A&T State’s Brandon Parker made history as the first player to be named MEAC Offensive Lineman […]Read more "MEAC Announces 2017 Football Postseason Honors"
NORFOLK, Va. – Bethune-Cookman quarterback Larry Brihm, Jr. was selected as the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Offensive Player of the Week, the conference announced today. Bethune-Cookman defensive back Diquan Richardson was named Defensive Player of the Week while BCU offensive lineman Chris Adams was named Offensive Lineman of the Week. Savannah State quarterback D’Vonn Gibbons was tabbed the MEAC Rookie of the Week while BCU punter Javaunie Francis was named Specialist of the […]Read more "MEAC Football Honors: Week 12"
NORFOLK, Va. – Howard University running back Anthony Philyaw was selected as the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Offensive Player of the Week, the conference announced today. Howard’s Bryan Cook was named both the Defensive Player and Rookie of the Week while North Carolina A&T State’s Brandon Parker received Offensive Lineman of the Week honors. Bethune-Cookman punter Javaunie Francis was tabbed as the Specialist of the […]Read more "MEAC Football Honors: Week 11"
NORFOLK, Va. — The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has announced the five members of its 2018 Hall of Fame Class. The inductees will be enshrined during an awards brunch on Thursday, March 8, starting with a welcome gathering at 9:30 a.m. at the Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel in Norfolk, Va. The Hall of Fame class will […]Read more "MEAC Announces 2018 Hall of Fame Class"