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Pittsburgh Steelers DL Javon Hargrave Named 2019 Black College Football Pro Player of the Year, Presented by NFLPA

ATLANTA, GA (February 20, 2020) – Pittsburgh Steelers defensive lineman Javon Hargrave has been selected as the 2019 recipient of the Black College Football Pro Player of the Year, Presented by the NFL Players Association. The prestigious award is presented annually to the top professional football player who attended a Historically Black College and University (HBCU). Building on a breakout 2018 campaign, Hargrave continued his strong play this past season with four sacks, a forced fumble and a career-high 60 tackles, including seven tackles for loss. The former South Carolina State...

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The 14th release of the BOXTOROW HBCU FCS recruiting class rankings

by Donal Ware boxtorow.com This is the 14th year of BOXTOROW’s Top 10 HBCU FCS Recruiting Class Rankings. Recruiting at HBCUs ha...

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Celebration Bowl provides ‘tremendous opportunity’ for Atlanta’s business community

Over 40,000 visitors will descend on Atlanta this weekend — not for a convention or conference but for the Celebration Bowl. The...

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Sports business professionals set to engage Tri-Cities High School students at annual MEAC/SWAC Challenge High School Seminar

As part of the festivities surrounding the 15th annual MEAC/SWAC Challenge in Atlanta, Ga., ESPN Events will present its annual H...

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Sneak Peek into the 2019 MEAC / SWAC Challenge

Check out our player preview to find out who to watch in this year’s MEAC / SWAC Challenge By Will Dean August 8, 2019 ATLANTA &...

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Meet Chuck Lewis – HBCU Alumnus, Community Leader, and MEAC / SWAC Challenge Board Member

Find out how Morehouse grad and MEAC / SWAC Challenge board member Chuck Lewis is investing in the community. By Will Dean ATLANTA...

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MEAC, ESPN TO AGAIN STREAM GAMES ON ESPN3, ESPN+

NORFOLK, Va., July 8, 2019 – As part of a multi-year agreement reached last year, the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC)...

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MEAC ANNOUNCES 2019 FOOTBALL PREDICTED ORDER OF FINISH

NCAT Picked to Win 2019 MEAC Championship NORFOLK, Va., July 26, 2019 – North Carolina A&T State University has been picked ...

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SWAC Announces 2019 Preseason All-SWAC Football Teams

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- The Southwestern Athletic Conference announced its 2019 All-SWAC Preseason teams and Predicted Order of Finish o...

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