NICK Saban takes shots at rival programs ” They Bought Every Player”

The Godfather of college football goes scorched earth when talking about Name, Image, and Likeness. At a speaking event for the World Games in Birmingham, Nick Saban sounded off on how he felt about the direction college football is going. Last year at the Texas High school Coaching Association, Coach Saban said QB Bryce Young … Continue reading NICK Saban takes shots at rival programs ” They Bought Every Player”

Urban Edge Network is a game changer for HBCUs

The ever changing and fast-paced landscape of college athletics has put a spotlight on HBCUs. Historical Black Colleges and Universities have always been an essential component of the history of college athletics, and the Urban Edge Network is looking to ensure that HBCUs continue to have that spotlight. The Urban Edge Network is a game … Continue reading Urban Edge Network is a game changer for HBCUs

The inaugural HBCU All-Star Basketball Game

Today at 4pm eastern time, the first ever HBCU All-Star basketball game will take place at Lakefront Arena in New Orleans. Top players from around the HBCU landscape will have the opportunity to showcase their abilities on a national stage. Founded by CEO Travis Williams, the All-Star Game took three years to get set up … Continue reading The inaugural HBCU All-Star Basketball Game

FUBU is making a comeback

The For US BY US or FUBU is relaunching themselves with an interest in collegiate partnerships. The brand started by serial entrepreneur, Daymond John, was a huge streetwear fashion brand that was heavily pushed by the hip-hop scene of the 90's and early 2000's. Photo Credit: Jackson State Athletics FUBU has already entered into multi-year … Continue reading FUBU is making a comeback

Jackson State upgrade facilities

Jackson State have had an exciting year under Deion Sanders and their second off season with coach Sanders. Since coach Sanders arrived to Jackson, Mississippi, he has pushed the need for facility upgrades. The school has upgraded the football practice field and now a facility for football operations. Deion Sanders took some of his players … Continue reading Jackson State upgrade facilities

HBCU GO locks in media rights deal with the SWAC

A move that initially began in December of 2021, HBCU GO is a free-streaming digital platform that is owned by Byron Allen's Allen Media Group. HBCU GO is the leading digital platform for over 105 HBCUs and has secured the distribution rights to the Southwestern Athletic Conference. Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) logo. The deal is … Continue reading HBCU GO locks in media rights deal with the SWAC

NFL Draft Profile: QB, Aqeel Glass

It has been 16-years since we've seen a HBCU quarterback get drafted into the NFL. The last guy to have that honor was the late great Tarvaris Jackson. Jackson was drafted in the second round in 2006 by the Minnesota Vikings out of Alabama State University. The time has finally come for us to see … Continue reading NFL Draft Profile: QB, Aqeel Glass

South Carolina State dominates Jackson State

Coming into the 2021 Celebration Bowl, Jackson State had all the momentum and more. This week they created an earthquake size shift in college football when the #1 player in this years recruiting class, 5-star DB/WR Travis Hunter, decided to sign to Deion Sanders and the Tigers. It was an unbelievable moment that was going … Continue reading South Carolina State dominates Jackson State