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Report: Deion Sanders offered Power 5 head-coaching job

Story by Grey Papke, Larry Brown Sports  Deion Sanders will have his chance to coach a Power 5 school if he wants it, according to a report. Jackson State football coach Deion Sanders.© Barbara Gauntt/Clarion Ledger / USA TODAY NETWORK Sanders has been offered the head-coaching job at Colorado, according to Bruce Feldman of The Athletic. It…

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HBCU GO Hires First All-Female Broadcast Team, Jon Kelley as ‘HBCU GO TIME’ Host for Basketball Season

HOUSTON, Tx — The billionaire media mogul Byron Allen is a pioneer in delivering ground-breaking broadcasting teams, shows, and features for HBCU sports fans worldwide.  Allen’s digital streaming platform HBCU GO, plans to feature the first all-female broadcast team with Lawrencia Moten, Nicole Hutchinson, and Courtney Tate, which will broadcast HBCU basketball games for the 2022-23…

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Black College Football HOF Class of 2023 finalists named

The finalists for the 2023 Class of the Black College Football Hall of Fame have been announced HBCU Gameday.com – ATLANTA, GA (November 15, 2022) – The Black College Football Hall of Fame (BCFHOF) announced today the 25 Finalists for induction into the Class of 2023 for the Black College Football Hall of Fame. The…

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“Don’t Cry for Me” author to speak at Voorhees University

Denmark, S.C. – Award-winning author Daniel Black, Ph.D., will be the Lyceum Series speaker in November at Voorhees University. The successful writer of seven books will talk on Nov. 3 at 11 a.m. in Massachusetts Hall. The first 125 people in attendance will receive free copies of “Don’t Cry for Me,” courtesy of the Wright…

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Edward Waters hires its first-ever woman AD

by HBCU Gameday – Jacksonville, Florida-Edward Waters University named Dr. Ivana Rich as its new Associate Vice President and Director of Intercollegiate Athletics during a press conference on Tuesday afternoon at the Adams-Jenkins Community Sports & Music Complex. The announcement of Dr. Rich as the new AD is a historic one as she becomes the first African-American…

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How Coach Prime at Jackson State Changed the Game For HBCUs

By Devon POV Mason  The Shadow League It’s been a good week on the field and off for Jackson State Coach Deion Sanders: He’s made the rounds on major television networks and his team remains undefeated. (The Shadow League) Since his arrival at Jackson State in 2020, head football Deion Sanders has stressed bringing exposure and visibility…

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Benedict College Receives a $525,000 Grant From the U.S. Department of Commerce as part of the “Build To Scale” Program

Columbia, SC, October 10, 2022 –  U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo announced recently that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding 51 “Build to Scale” grants – totaling $47 million – to organizations that support technology entrepreneurs, catalyze innovation and fuel economic growth. Benedict College received $525,000 to help organize, launch, and operate a state-wide investment…

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