BALDWIN CITY, Kansas – Prairie View A&M University basketball great Zelmo Beaty has been named to the Small College Basketball Hall Of Fame, which was announced today in Baldwin City, Kansas. Beaty is a part of the 12-member SCB Hall Of Fame Class, only the second in the history of the Hall. He will be […]Read more "Beaty Named To Small College Basketball Hall Of Fame"
NEW YORK, NY — The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), announced the creation of the Top 50 Basketball Camp, which will take place, July 20-23 at the Atlanta University Center in Atlanta, GA. The NBPA, in conjunction with the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC), and the Southwestern Athletic Conference […]Read more "SWAC, SIAC, & NBPA partner to create Top 50 camp"
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) has today announced that it will forgo its football championship game following the 2017 Toyota SWAC Football Championship. “With the creation of the Celebration Bowl as a national showcase for HBCU football, the Council of Presidents and Chancellors decided to suspend the championship game format after the […]Read more "SWAC to forgo football title game after 2017"
BATON ROUGE, La. – Southern baseball head coach Roger Cador has announced his retirement, after 33 seasons at the helm of the Jaguars’ baseball program. Cador compiled a 910-595-1 record in his 33 years at Southern, including leading the Jaguars to 13 SWAC conference titles, with his last conference championship coming in 2009. Cador will […]Read more "Southern Baseball Coach Cador Retires"
AUSTIN, Texas — Hellas Construction is installing new turf for Eddie G. Robinson Memorial Stadium at Grambling State University. Excitement is growing about the new possibilities that artificial turf brings. Paul “Tiger” Bryant was hired in January as director of athletics and one top priority was stadium renovations. Out of five turf companies that submitted proposals, Hellas […]Read more "HBCU National Champion Grambling State Installing New Turf In Historic Robinson Memorial Stadium"
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Grambling State shortstop Marshawn Taylor has been voted the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Player of the Year, Hitter of the Year and Newcomer of the Year as the conference announced its 2017 all-conference baseball teams and individual honors Monday. The vote was conducted by the league’s head baseball coaches and sports information directors. Grambling State along […]Read more "SWAC Announces 2017 All-Conference Baseball Teams"
NEW ORLEANS — The 2017 Southwestern Athletic Conference baseball tournament takes place May 17-21 in New Orleans, Louisiana at the MLB Urban Youth Academy’s Wesley Barrow Stadium. This is the third year the tournament is being held at the Urban Youth Academy. The top four finishers from the Eastern and Western Divisions qualify for the […]Read more "Seedings Set for 2017 SWAC Baseball Championship"