Bethune-Cookman alum Mervyl Melendez looking for more success as baseball coach at FIU

boxtorow.com FIU head baseball coach Mervyl Melendez had a solid first year in 2017 as the head baseball coach at FIU, as the Panthers went 31-27.  Melendez, a Bethune-Cookman graduate and one of the few HBCU graduates to coach at a non-HBCU on the Division I level, got his debut off on the right foot

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VUU’s Anderson named BOXTOROW Player of the Year; leads All-America Team

boxtorow.com With the college basketball season officially over, BOXTOROW releases its annual Division II All-America teams. Virginia Union senior guard Ray Anderson has been named BOXTOROW Division II Player of the Year.  Anderson helped lead the Panthers to the CIAA Northern Division title and a berth in the NCAA Regionals.  Anderson led the CIAA in

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News and Notes Week 8: Kentucky State wins West, CIAA North Convoluted

The theme for Week 8 in HBCU football was upsets. It is debatable what the biggest upset was between FAMU/Hampton and Kentucky State/Tuskegee.  Probably the Kentucky State win over Tuskegee because Kentucky State win gives them the SIAC West title. Homecoming for whatever reason has presented difficulties for the Golden Tigers the last two years. 

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