Tag: HBCU Sports

HBCU SPORTS

HBCU Sports: Comegy not returning as MVSU coach

ITTA BENA, Miss. – The Southwestern Athletic Conference learned on Monday that the Mississippi Valley State football program will be searching for a new head coach.

A statement from the Mississippi Valley State University administration read:

“We have decided that the contract of Head Football Coach Rick Comegy, which ends on Dec. 31, 2017, will not be renewed. We are thankful to Coach Comegy for his commitment to the Delta Devils over the past four seasons. We appreciate Coach Comegy for his service to MVSU, and we wish him well in his future endeavors. As we transition, Vincent Dancy, will serve as MVSU’s interim head football coach, and a search committee will begin the process of selecting our next head football coach immediately. Thank you.”

Comegy ‘s overall record as a head coach is 179-124-2 in 27 seasons. He had a record of 6-38 in four seasons at the helm of the Delta Devils program.

21Nov
HBCU SPORTS

HBCU Sports: Bowling Recap: November 19

Hornet Classic Alabama State Jackson State Southern Alabama A&M Grambling State Results MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Five Southwestern Athletic Conference schools competed in the Hornet Classic hosted by...

16Nov
HBCU SPORTS

HBCU Sports: 2017 SWAC Volleyball Tournament Central

About the Tournament  The 2017 Southwestern Athletic Conference women’s volleyball tournament will take place Friday, November 17 through Sunday, November 19 on the campus of Jackson State...

14Nov
HBCU SPORTS

HBCU Sports: Men’s Basketball Recaps: November 13

Monday’s MEAC Men’s Basketball Games Evansville 68, North Carolina Central 55 Morgan State 63, South Florida 53 East Tennessee State 76, Savannah State 61 Lynchburg 83, Norfolk State 80...

14Nov
HBCU SPORTS

HBCU Sports: MEAC Volleyball Recap, Nov. 12

Bethune-Cookman 3, North Carolina Central 1 DURHAM, N.C. — Alondra Bautista had 21 kills and Alana Handy set a school record with 33 digs as Bethune-Cookman closed the regular season with a 3-1...

10Nov
HBCU SPORTS

MEAC Announces 2018 Hall of Fame Class

NORFOLK, Va., Nov. 9, 2017—The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) announced today the five members of its 2018 Hall of Fame Class. The inductees will be enshrined during an awards brunch...

07Nov
HBCU SPORTS

HBCU Sports: Alabama State to play South Carolina in NCAA Tournament

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Two-time defending Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) champion, Alabama State will travel to the University of South Carolina Friday in the opening round of the NCAA...

05Nov
HBCU SPORTS

HBCU Sports: Bethune-Cookman outlasts Morgan State by Andreas Butler

Larry Brihm tied a season–high with 354 passing yards and tied a school record with five touchdowns passes to lead Bethune-Cookman past Morgan State 41-28.“It’s a good feeling. I feel humbled by...

05Nov
HBCU News

HBCU News: FLORIDA A&M UNIVERSITY NATIONAL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH PLAIR SPORTS AND APPAREL

Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) — Florida A&M University National Alumni Association, Inc. (FAMU NAA) is pleased to announce a partnership with Plair Sports and Apparel (PSA), a licensed provider...

05Nov
HBCU SPORTS

HBCU Sports: Football Recaps: November 4

Southern 37, Prairie View A&M 31 Baton Rouge, La. – The Prairie View A&M University football team lost a 37-31 contest at Southern Saturday at A.W. Mumford Stadium.   Neiko Hollins...

FOLLOW @INSTAGRAM