SPORTS

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Inspired by his family, UCLA AD Martin Jarmond is helping to bring HBCU culture to the West Coast

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  • Monday, 24 May, 2021

On the evening of Feb. 24, UCLA athletic director Martin Jarmond found himself in a period of reflection. It had been announced earlier that day that… Read more

SIAC

SIAC will have football and basketball games on ESPN in 2021-22 seasons

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  • Friday, 25 Jun, 2021

The inaugural Red Tails Classic game between Tuskegee and Fort Valley State will be among the 22 football games broadcast this year as part of a new… Read more

Olympic

N.C. A&T’s Cambrea Sturgis looking to make U.S. Olympic team in the 100, 200 meters

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  • Thursday, 24 Jun, 2021

North Carolina A&T State sprinter Cambrea Sturgis, winner of the 100 and 200 meters at last week’s NCAA track and field championships, is now locked… Read more

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HBCU esports players cash in on new NFL-sponsored tournament

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  • Monday, 24 May, 2021

It is one thing for an HBCU gamer to defeat a dormmate in Madden NFL 21, but once the dorm and the school are conquered, where do gamers find high-level… Read more

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Master P’s son, Hercy Miller, picks Tennessee State

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  • Monday, 24 May, 2021

For Hercy Miller, growing up as the son of hip-hop mogul Percy “Master P” Miller, a love for the Black community was instilled in him from day one.

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N.C. A&T races into its final MEAC track and field championships

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  • Monday, 24 May, 2021

North Carolina A&T men’s 4×400 relay team, which has the fastest time in the world this year, leads the Aggies into their final Mid-Eastern Athletic… Read more

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Howard’s Gregory Odom Jr. plays through grief to win PGA Works Collegiate golf title

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  • Monday, 24 May, 2021

Gregory Odom Jr., a 20-year-old junior on the Howard University golf team, loves the rap music of his hometown of Memphis, Tennessee. On Wednesday… Read more

USDA-Awards

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced $18.9 million in awards to build or improve research facilities and equipment at 1890 Land-Grant HBCUs.

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  • Thursday, 20 May, 2021

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced $18.9 million in renewal awards to build or… Read more