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Lericia Harris
September 24, 2018 - 4:51 pm
The Atlanta Hawks held media day Monday with players addressing reporters. Newcomer Jeremy Lin says the goal right now is to remain healthy during his first season with the team. Rookie Trae Young believes the addition of Lin will be beneficial for the squad and says there is much to learn from the...
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Lericia Harris
September 24, 2018 - 3:13 pm
HBCU PLAY is a prime source for the latest information on historically black colleges and university athletics. The weekly program breaks down impact games throughout the various conferences, includes featuring stories, interviews, and recognizes student athletes for their work within the community...
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Olympian Wyomia Tyus (L) during "A Conversation With Wyomia Tyus" at GA Tech on Sept 16, 2018.
(Photo Courtesy of Tina Tyus)
Maria Boynton
September 20, 2018 - 12:51 pm
Wyomia Tyus, a native of Griffin, Georgia, says her life changed in 1963, when at age 15, she met Edward Temple. He was the track coach at Tennessee State University. They met during a track meet in Fort Valley, GA. It lead to her being given an athletic scholarship. Tyus would go on to become the...
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September 08, 2018 - 12:00 am
Episode 6 = North Carolina A&T had a huge win over FBS East Carolina Sunday 28-23. The Aggies headed home this week ranked No. 5 nationally in the STATS FCS poll and No. 6 nationally in the NCAA FCS Coaches poll. NCA&T is ranked higher than their week 1 opponent Jacksonville State – who is...
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Lericia Harris
September 07, 2018 - 8:00 pm
HBCU PLAY is a prime source for the latest information on historically black colleges and university athletics. The weekly program breaks down impact games throughout the various conferences, includes featuring stories, interviews, and recognizes student athletes for their work within the community...
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This image taken from the Twitter account of the former National Football League player Colin Kaepernick shows a Nike advertisement featuring him that was posted Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. Kaepernick already had a deal with Nike that was set to expire, but it was renegotiated into a multi-year deal to make him one of the faces of Nike's 30th anniversary "Just Do It" campaign, according to a person familiar with the contract. (Twitter via AP)
September 04, 2018 - 10:59 pm
An endorsement deal between Nike and Colin Kaepernick prompted a flood of debate Tuesday as sports fans reacted to the apparel giant backing an athlete known mainly for starting a wave of protests among NFL players of police brutality, racial inequality and other social issues. The deal unveiled by...
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September 01, 2018 - 12:00 am

Episode 5 = It's on like popcorn - 2018 football season officially underwy! Defending MEAC and Celebration Bowl Champions North Carolina A&T win BIG over Division I-FCS power Jacksonville State - pulling off one of the most significant wins in school history and HBCU...

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September 01, 2018 - 12:00 am

Episode 5 = It's on like popcorn! 2018 football season officially underwy! Defending MEAC and Celebration Bowl Champions North Carolina A&T win BIG over Division I-FCS power Jacksonville State - pulling off one of the most significant wins in school history and in HBCU...

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Graphic Creator: Paul Barton
Lericia Harris
August 31, 2018 - 7:55 pm
HBCU PLAY is a prime source for the latest information on historically black colleges and university athletics. The weekly program breaks down impact games throughout the various conferences, includes featuring stories, interviews, and recognizes student athletes for their work within the community...
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