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Monte Coleman out as Coach, UAPB set to make changes to its football program

PINE BLUFF, AR – The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Athletics announced Monday that it would not renew the contract of current football head coach Monte Coleman when it expires on December 31, 2017. Coleman has served as head football coach for the Golden Lions since 2008. According to a press release from the… Continue reading Monte Coleman out as Coach, UAPB set to make changes to its football program

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Bayou Classic Creates Technology Competition to Engage HBCU Stem Students

NEW ORLEANS, LA – Bayou Classic, the annual college football matchup between Grambling State University and Southern University, has engaged talented students from 8 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) from across to southern United States through a business and technology competition created in partnership with NexusLA. The BizTech Challenge gives students in both STEM… Continue reading Bayou Classic Creates Technology Competition to Engage HBCU Stem Students

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Black College Football Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Unveiled

  ATLANTA, Ga. – The Black College Football Hall of Fame (BCFHOF) announced its Class of 2018 on October 25. Seven inductees were selected from a list of 25 Finalists who had been determined earlier by the BCFHOF Selection Committee. The Class of 2018 includes Harold Carmichael (Southern), Raymond Chester (Morgan State), Thomas “Hollywood” Henderson… Continue reading Black College Football Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Unveiled

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The 20th Annual Chicago Football Classic HBCU College Fair and Empowerment Summit

CHICAGO, IL – Join the Chicago Football Classic Scholarship Fund, Inc. in partnership with City Colleges of Chicago and Chicago Public schools as they co-sponsor a college fair featuring recruiters from over 25 HBCU’s and local colleges and universities. The students will be able to speak with representatives about admissions, financial aid (including the City… Continue reading The 20th Annual Chicago Football Classic HBCU College Fair and Empowerment Summit

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HCF announces its 2017 HBCU Football Tour dates

CHICAGO, IL – The HBCU Campaign Fund organization announces its 2017 HBCU Football tour which is ideal to give the selected institution’s and games more exposure and display of the HBCU experience through HCF’s social media networks. The tour will also be used for media purposes in display to high school students and supporters and… Continue reading HCF announces its 2017 HBCU Football Tour dates

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The 20th Annual Chicago Football Classic announced Grambling State University and Clark Atlanta University as this year’s Classic teams

CHICAGO, IL – The Chicago Football Classic proudly announce this year’s teams. The classic is celebrating a major milestone of 20 years in the making, the Chicago Football Classic features a “not to be missed” game between Grambling State University Tigers and the Clark Atlanta University Panthers, Saturday, September 30th at 3:30 p.m. at Soldier… Continue reading The 20th Annual Chicago Football Classic announced Grambling State University and Clark Atlanta University as this year’s Classic teams

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2016 Toyota SWAC Football Championship announced

The 2016 SWAC Football Championship is set to return to Houston, Texas this year as The Southwestern Athletic Conference renewed its contract with NRG Stadium for three more years. The winner of the East and West Divisions will meet for Judgement Day Saturday, Dec. 3 at 3 p.m. CT. Last season, Alcorn State earned back-to-back… Continue reading 2016 Toyota SWAC Football Championship announced

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2016 HBCU Football Classics information and dates

It’s ALMOST HBCU football season… and you know what that means?? It’s CLASSIC time!!!! Get the information that you need regarding which classic to go to, where and how to get tickets below. You can also see this information on HBCU Campaign Fund’s website here.  Classic & Date  Location  Opponents  Tickets  John A. Merritt Classic… Continue reading 2016 HBCU Football Classics information and dates