PLAY FAIR Gary Norris Gray-BASN Newsroom-Staff Reporter 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 practice, […]Read more "PLAY FAIR"
FUCK The NCAA!! By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor -in- Chief BASN Newsroom PHILADELPHIA (basnnewsroom.com) I’m sure to many this year’s edition of the Men’s Collegiate Basketball championship has been exciting: a number one seed down to defeat from the jump via a sixteen seed (respect UMBC) and upsets up the wazoo… There’s just one […]Read more "FUCK The NCAA!!"
HOUSTON, TX. – The 2018 Toyota SWAC Basketball Tournament will be relocating to the newly renovated Delmar Fieldhouse in Houston from March 9-10 in Houston. The women’s and men’s basketball semifinals will be held March 9 while each of the championship games will be played on Saturday, March 10. ESPN programming will be broadcasting each of […]Read more "2018 Toyota SWAC Basketball Tourney coming to Delmar Fieldhouse"
MINNEAPOLIS, MN – On the eve of Super Bowl LII, the NFL’s Hall of Fame committee selected eight new inductees into the class of 2018 for Canton on August 4. One of which will be Jackson State alum Robert Brazile, who played his 10-year professional career with the Houston Oilers from 1975-1984. The Mobile, Ala. native […]Read more "Former SWAC standout Brazile to be inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame"
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Alabama State was predicted to win the east division and Texas Southern was predicted to win the west division as the Southwestern Athletic Conference announced its 2018 preseason baseball honors. The honors were voted on by the league’s head coaches and sports information directors. Alabama State totaled 67 points in the East division […]Read more "2018 Preseason All-SWAC Baseball Honors Announced"
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Southwestern Athletic Conference has released its 2017 All-Conference Teams with 12 players from the SWAC West Division champions Grambling State being tabbed for the most individual honors. The teams were announced prior to the 2017 Toyota SWAC Football Championship at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas after ballots were cast by the league’s […]Read more "SWAC Announces 2017 All-Conference Football Teams"
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Prairie View A&M redshirt freshman quarterback Neiko Hollins, Alabama A&M senior linebacker Kenneth Davis, and Prairie View A&M wide receiver/return specialist Darius Floyd were all named the Southwestern Athletic Conference Football Players of the Week for their outstanding play in week 12. Offensive Prairie View A&M Neiko Hollins QB, R-FR, Fresno, Texas Hollins […]Read more "SWAC Football Honors: Week 12"