Savannah State Quarterback T.J. Bell 6-3, 180, Fr., Louisville, Ky. Completed 15-of-28 passes for 159 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions and rushed 11 times for 149 yards and a touchdown in the Tigers 31-14 victory over Norfolk State. Presented by North Carolina Mutual
All you have to do to enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to the Bayou Classic is follow us on Twitter @boxtorow type in “I want @BayouClassic74 tix from @boxtorow then listen to BOXTOROW w/ Donal Ware this weekend on a station near you It’s that simple.
boxtorow.com For the first time in three seasons, the Miles/Tuskegee game had no bearing on who would represent the SIAC Western Division in the SIAC championship game. (The game was played at Birmingham’s Legion Field in front of 19,386. Tuskegee won 13-10.) That’s because Kentucky State wrapped up the title two weeks ago with a
There were a few mild upsets in Week 9 which caused shifts in both the BOXTOROW Coaches and Media Polls. Tennessee State fell to OVC foe Murray State and dropped three spots to No. 6 in the coaches poll. TSU’s drop caused both North Carolina Central and Southern to move up one spot each to
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BOXTOROW National Game of the Week Albany State (5-3, 4-1) vs. Fort Valley State (3-6, 3-3) Typically, when Albany State and Fort Valley State meet in the annual Fountain City Classic in Columbus, Ga. each year, braining rights are on the line. But this year’s winner will earn the right to play Kentucky State in
Some of the greatest players that ever played in the National Football League are alums of HBCUs. That’s a fact. We must not forget that once upon a time, Black players could not play at white schools. That is not the case today and most of the top Black high school players don’t choose HBCUs.
Grambling State Quarterback Devante Kincade 6-1, 190, Jr., Dallas, Texas Completed 23-of-26 passes for 457 yards six touchdowns and no interceptions in the Tigers 70-0 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff. Presented by North Carolina Mutual
Alabama A&M Quarterback D’Angelo Ballard 6-1, 200, Sr., Macon, Miss. Completed 19-of35 passes for 290 yards two touchdowns and no interceptions and rushed 19 times for 101 yards in the Bulldogs 42-41 overtime victory over Alabama State in the Magic City Classic. His 18-yard touchdown pass to Jonathan Dorsey in OT was the game-winner. Presented
The CIAA Northern Division title and the right to play in the CIAA championship game will be settled Saturday in Bowie, Md. Sort of. Defending North champions Bowie State (6-3, 5-1) will host a surging Elizabeth City State (5-4, 4-2) team who has won four of its last five games including a 24-21 OT win