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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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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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SIAC Adds Mathis As Deputy Commissioner

Savannah Tribune – As Deputy Commissioner, Mathis will serve as administrative oversight for internal business operations within the SIAC office. She will support the role of the Commissioner by managing daily operations, accounting, and human resources. “We have a tremendous chance as a league to develop and improve our internal operations, and Danyelle is uniquely…

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