The legend of Freaknik finally becoming a documentary is having mixed reactions. Generation Z and millennials are interested in seeing the lore behind the event they’ve been told about for years. However, Gen-X’ers are worried they’ll be caught on camera doing heinous acts at Freaknik, the street festival for Black college-aged kids that took over […]

J.R. Smith has already conquered the NBA, winning championships with the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2016 and with the Los Angeles Lakers in 2020.


Howard University student, Michael Newman, is suing for $2 million. Newman alleges that racial discrimination from students and staff led to “pain, suffering, emotional anguish and damage to his reputation.”

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Marcus Stokes lost his scholarship for rapping the n-word in a viral video. HBCU Albany State is now offering him a spot on their team.


"You know I don't want to leave... But they got some corrupt people in this world and some evil people that don't care about kids like I do!" Ed Reed explaining to players, parents, and recruits of Bethune-Cookman University why he will no longer be their football coach.

Uncle Nearest isn't choosing favorites, the money will be distributed amongst the nation's top 58 ranked HBCUs to be used however they want.


Ed Reed is apologizing for expletive-laden tirades in which he said HBCUs had "broken mentalities" and that Deion Sanders was "not wrong."

Deion Sanders will have yet another chance to showcase HBCUs. Prime Video announced today that a four-part series Coach Prime is heading to the streamer on Dec. 29.

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Deion Sanders has made the move to Colorado football and there have been mixed reactions to the decision. In his three years at Jackson State University, Sanders has helped bring national attention to HBCU’s and HBCU football.

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The No Huddle, presented by Nissan, is back for week eight and this could be the penultimate weekend in the MEAC. North Carolina Central takes on South Carolina State while Delaware State travels to Howard for its Homecoming. The winners of these games could show us who the frontrunners are for a berth in the […]

The College Football epicenter will be at Jackson State on Saturday.

Homecomings at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are magical events that combine Unity, Expression, Pride, and Camaraderie.