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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
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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...

05Nov
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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...

03Nov
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HBCU Sports: SWAC Volleyball Weekly Release: November 2

UPCOMING SCHEDULE Sunday, November 5   *Arkansas-Pine Bluff vs. Texas Southern, 4 p.m. *Alabama A&M vs. Jackson State, 4 p.m. *Grambling State vs. Southern, 5 p.m. Monday, November 6 *Mississippi...

12Oct
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HBCU Sports: SWAC Volleyball

Jacksonville State 3, Alabama A&M 2 (25-18, 25-19, 20-25, 23-25, 15-6) HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A valiant comeback attempt fell just short for Alabama A&M (8-15) as the Lady Bulldogs fell in a...

29Sep
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HBCU Sports: SWAC Volleyball Release: September 28

UPCOMING SCHEDULE Sunday, October 1 *Southern vs. Texas Southern, 5 p.m. *Alabama A&M vs. Alcorn State, 5 p.m. *Grambling State vs. Prairie View, 5 p.m. *Alabama State vs. Mississippi Valley...

04Sep
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HBCU Sports: Bison Stun Rebels In Historic Season Opener Victory

LAS VEGAS – In his coaching debut with the Bison, Coach Mike London and the Howard University Football team stunned FBS foe UNLV with a 43-40 victory in front of 15,000 fans at Sam Boyd Stadium....

17Aug
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HBCU Sports: Volleyball Preview: Alabama State

2016 Finish: 24-9 (18-0 SWAC), won SWAC Volleyball Tournament Key Returners: MB Briana Dorsey, OH Bayle’ Bennett, OH Ni’yesha Brown, OH Krysta Medearis, S Justus Tuiolosega, S/DS Kori Kutsch, MB...

06Aug
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HBCU Sports: Anderson, Johnson named to STATS FCS All-American Teams

(STATS) –  Two players from the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) were selected to the STATS Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) Preseason All-American Third Team on Monday with Jackson State...

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