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Executive Voice: John T. Grant – ESPN Continues Its Commitment To HBCUs At Cricket MEAC/SWAC Challenge

Revisit College GameDay Built by The Home Depot's Week 0 Atlanta visit and mark your calendars for more HBCU football action this weekend on ESPN platforms EDITOR’S NOTE: John Thomas Grant, Jr. was named executive director of the Celebration Bowl, Atlanta’s newest college football postseason game owned and operated by ESPN Events, in August 2015. Having worked in the Atlanta market for over three decades, Grant joins ESPN from 100 Black Men of Atlanta (100), where he was the chief executive officer. This year’s Cricket MEAC/SWAC Challenge Kickoff was historic for HBCUs and HBCU fo...

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‘Tell Lee Corso not so fast my friend’: NC Central stuns Alcorn State in first game since 2019

 ATLANTA (WTVD) — NC Central opened the college football season on a national stage Saturday night in Atlanta...

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Eagles Beat Alcorn St. First Time in School History

ATLANTA, GA- North Carolina Central University defeats Alcorn State University 23-14. This win is the first time NCCU has beat A...

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WATCH: #RMU live at the MEAC-SWAC Challenge Coca-Cola Fan Zone

WATCH: #RolandMartinUnfiltered live at the MEAC-SWAC Challenge Coca-Cola Fan Zone #RolandMartinUnfiltered partner : Coca-Cola For ...

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North Carolina Central Sends Message in Shifting MEAC Landscape

‘College GameDay’ and HBCU bragging rights were on the line in the 2021 MEAC/SWAC Challenge. ATLANTA – As the final ...

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Ep 171 – Dr. Cavil’s Inside the HBCU Sports Lab with special guests AD Drew and BJ Jones

Today’s show will be a good one as we will be discussing the latest in HBCU news and sports and recap the first HBCU football Sa...

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Poll: Which band won the MEAC/SWAC Challenge halftime show, Alcorn State or North Carolina Central?

Take a moment to watch the performances of each band, and then cast your vote in our poll. Not only did the MEAC/SWAC Challenge fe...

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‘We’re still here’: MEAC coaches revel in continued dominance over SWAC rivals

When asked by a reporter why the MEAC has “dominated” versus the SWAC, longtime South Carolina State head coach Buddy ...

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HBCU Gameday Saturday; Week 0

The crew at HBCU Gameday is pregaming with you as we get ready for the MEAC/SWAC Challenge in Atlanta. View original post here >...

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