The MEAC men’s and women’s basketball tournaments seem to have thrived the last five years at Norfolk’s Scope, but that isn’t stopping the league from asking other cities to bid to host the events .
Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference
By: Jordan Culver – Tallahassee Democrat
Like it or not, the Rattlers should expect more cooperation between the Florida A&M University and Florida State athletic departments.
In December, FAMU Athletic Director Milton Overton Jr.
By: Dave Johnson – The Daily Press
She’s 21 years old, the picture of health, with basketball skills that pay her tuition. One by one, the names on Hampton University’s all-time scoring list are fading in her rearview mirror.
Norfolk State University women’s basketball player Amber Brown remains hospitalized 10 days after being found unresponsive in her dorm room by teammates, but the Spartan community has galvanized to help raise funds and awareness in support of her fight.
HBCU Gameday broke the news on Brown’s illness, which family members say spurred diabetic seizures and a medically-induced coma.
The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) announced the 2015-16 basketball television schedule today with an exciting selection of men’s and women’s competitive matchups on multiple ESPN platforms.
As part of its agreement with ESPN, the MEAC will highlight four men’s regular season games and one women’s game.
Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Commissioner Greg Moore recently told the Montgomery Advertiser that growing talks about revenue possibilities in NCAA sports are being made without consideration for historically Black colleges and universities.