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By Glenn Erby On Friday, July 3rd, 2015

Halftime Shows by MEAC Marching Bands To Be Televised On ESPN3

I’m alumni of a HBCU, so this is some great, innovative news on the part of ESPN. The World Wide Network, and the MEAC, just announced that the halftime performances of respective marching bands will be More...

By BSO Staff On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Prairie View Coach Dawn Brown Thinks ESPN Disrespected Her Team

The SWAC conference doesn’t get much respect from mainstream media. Embarrassing situations like what happened with the Grambling football team┬álast year and four basketball teams being ruled academically More...

By Greg Smith On Thursday, November 14th, 2013
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Grambling Says SWAC Ruling ‘Excessive and Completely Unacceptable’, Will Appeal

Yesterday, news came out that Grambling would have to pay a fine and play the next three years of games vs Jackson State on the road. In a statement late last night the schools Athletic Director Aaron James said More...

By Greg Smith On Wednesday, November 13th, 2013
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Grambling Must Pay Fine, Play Next Three Years at JSU For Forfeiting Game

After forfeiting the October 19th game against Jackson State (JSU’s homecoming) because they players were boycotting unsafe conditions, the SWAC has issued a ruling in the matter. Grambling will pay an undisclosed More...

By Greg Smith On Friday, October 18th, 2013

Grambling vs Jackson State Cancelled After Team Refused to Load Bus

When the story first came out about a mutiny at Grambling over bad conditions, paying for meals on the road, and riding the bus long distances to games, I thought it would blow over. Most times when you hear about More...

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