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    SE Louisiana: Former Lion Nathan Stanley Making Mark With AFL's San Jose SaberCats

    04-06-2014 09:33 AM


    HAMMOND – Former Southeastern Louisiana quarterback Nathan Stanley is currently thriving as a member of the Arena

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    SE Louisiana: Spring Game Highlights Super Lion Saturday

    04-11-2014 07:22 AM


    HAMMOND – The defending Southland Conference champion Southeastern Louisiana football team will close out spring

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    SE Louisiana: Southeastern Closes Spring With Impressive Spring Game Performance

    04-12-2014 11:42 AM


    HAMMOND – The Southeastern Louisiana offense racked up 443 total yards, while the Lion defense was credited with

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    Nicholls St: Colonel Quarterbacks Shine in Final Spring Scrimmage

    04-12-2014 03:00 PM


    THIBODAUX, La. – The Nicholls State University football team wrapped up its spring practice with its annual Spring

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    Nicholls St: Lardarius Webb Helps Support Nicholls Athletics

    04-16-2014 09:55 AM


    THIBODAUX, La. – Former Colonel stand out and current Baltimore Raven Lardarius Webb has donated $25,000 to Nicholls

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    Nicholls St: Colonel Quarterbacks Throw Out First Pitch

    04-14-2014 09:00 AM


    THIBODAUX, La. – Nicholls State University football quarterbacks Tuskani Figaro, Beaux Hebert and Kalen Henderson

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    Nicholls St: Colonel Football Holds Annual Pro Day

    04-17-2014 06:00 AM


    THIBODAUX, La. – The Nicholls State University football program hosted its annual Pro Day on April 10 at John

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    Nicholls St: Colonel Football Spring Wrap Up

    04-19-2014 06:13 AM


    THIBODAUX, La. – The Nicholls State University football team concluded its 2014 spring season earlier this week.

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    Morehead St: Football Closes Out Spring Practice With Exhibition Game

    04-19-2014 04:45 PM


    The Morehead State football team closed out spring practice with an exhibition game on Saturday afternoon at Jayne

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    Drake: Second-Half Rally Leads Defense In Drake Football Spring Game

    04-19-2014 07:03 PM
    The Drake University football team's defense used a 20-0 rally during the second half of the Bulldogs' annual

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    E. Kentucky: Spring Football Update: Scrimmage #1

    04-05-2014 11:26 AM


    RICHMOND, Ky. – On a crisp and breezy Saturday morning, the Eastern Kentucky University football team held its

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    E. Kentucky: Spring Football Update: Practice #10

    04-11-2014 09:15 AM


    RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University football player Matt Lengel hasn't seen much time on the gridiron

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    E. Kentucky: Spring Football Update: Scrimmage #2

    04-12-2014 11:08 AM


    RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University football team held its second scrimmage of the spring season Saturday

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    E. Kentucky: Spring Football Update: Practice #13

    04-18-2014 05:26 AM


    RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University football player Brandon Stanley is one of the few veteran returning

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    N. Dakota St: “Those Who Stay WILL BE CHAMPIONS” Film to Premier at Sixth Annual Bison Showcase

    04-07-2014 10:45 AM


    North Dakota State University athletics is proud to announce, "Those Who Stay Will Be Champions" film

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    N. Dakota St: Bison Complete First Scrimmage to Mark Halfway Point of Spring Camp

    04-12-2014 10:55 AM


    FARGO, N.D. - North Dakota State marked the halfway point of spring football by conducting its first scrimmage

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    N. Dakota St: NDSU National Championship Fan Collection Now On Sale

    04-16-2014 11:15 AM


    FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State University and Jostens have partnered to let fans claim their piece of history

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    N. Dakota St: NDSU Completes Third Week of Spring Football

    04-19-2014 09:30 AM


    FARGO, N.D. – North Dakota State completed its third week of spring football camp with a 70-play scrimmage Saturday,

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    NC Central: NCCU FOOTBALL HOSTS SPRING GAME ON FRIDAY

    04-09-2014 07:45 AM


    DURHAM, N.C. – The North Carolina Central University football program, under the direction of first-year head

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    NC Central: NCCU SPORTS NETWORK TO BROADCAST SPRING GAME ON FRIDAY NIGHT

    04-10-2014 05:33 PM


    DURHAM, N.C. – The NCCU Sports Network has announced that it will broadcast the Maroon and Gray game on Friday

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  • The Wildcats Remain at No. 1 in the Week 2 Poll Rankings

    The HBCU football competition continued this past Saturday with over 40 exciting games within the HBCU realm. There were a lot of hits, but an equal amount of misses.

    By Dr. J. Kenyatta Cavil and guest Jasmine Oliver
    Inside the HBCU Huddle Columnist
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    In the Major Division field of Dr. Cavil's HBCU Major Division Football Top 10 Poll Rankings, the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats (2-0) remain in No. 1 spot after going on the road and beating the No. 5 South Carolina State Bulldogs (1-1), previously ranked No. 2, 27-14. The number one ranked Wildcats will face the FBS Miami Hurricanes of the ACC. The fifth ranked Bulldogs will travel across the country to play the FBS level Arizona Wildcats of the Pac 12.

    The No. 2 spot goes to the Tennessee State Tigers (2-0) after crushing the Jackson State Tigers, 38-12. Up next for the Tigers is conference foe the Austin Peay Govs. The third spot goes to the Norfolk State Spartans (2-0) after going on the road and beating the Liberty Flames, 31-24. The No 3 ranked Spartans will welcome Howard Bison to Dick Price Stadium this weekend.

    The No. 4 ranked Alabama A&M Bulldogs moved up from the ninth spot after they defeated Arkansas Pine-Bluff Golden Lions, 14-10. The Bulldogs are now 2-0 and will face the 0-2 Prairie View A&M Panthers at home this weekend. The No. 6 team in the poll rankings is the Alabama State Hornets after winning their home opener, beating the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils 29-7. They travel to Grambling State this weekend being 1-1.

    In the No. 7 spot is Delaware State Hornets who lost to the Delaware Blue Hens by a score of 38-14 score dropping them to (1-1) on the young season. Next for the Hornets is the FBS Cincinnati Bearkats of the Big East Conference. The No. 8 ranked team in Dr. Cavil’s Major Division Football Top 10 poll rankings is the Texas Southern Tigers (1-1), after a great win against arch state rival the Prairie View A&M Panthers (0-2) for their opening weekend game, the Tigers succumbed to the FBS North Texas Mean Green of the Sun Belt Conference with a score of 34-7. Next up for the Tigers are the Jackson State Tigers (0-2), as this game will be their home debut in the new BBVA Compass Stadium.

    The No. 9 ranked Alcorn State Braves (1-1) were defeated by the James Madison Dukes, 42-3. The Braves will face off against inter conference western division foe the Arkansas at Pine Bluff Golden Lions (1-1). The Golden Lions are coming off of a rough home loss. Finishing out the top ten is the No. 10 ranked Morgan State Bears (1-1) lost to FBS Buffalo of the MAC, 56-34. The Bears will face off against another MAC team, the FBS Akron Zips.

    This week on Dr. Cavil’s “HBCU Sports Top 10 Countdown” show on KCOH 1430AM radio (www.kcohradio.com) announced the Week 2 Poll Rankings.


    The 10th Anniversary (2002-2012) of Dr. Cavil's HBCU Major Division Football Top 10 Poll Rankings
    (Presented by Bert Simmons - State Farm Agent, 281.485.5572; powered by THG Agency, LLC - (The Heritage Group, www.thg-agency.com) & TSPNSports.com)

    Name--Record-1PV-Points-PWR-Last Game-Next Game-(September 13-15)
    1. Bethune-Cookman Wildcats-(2-0)-(8)-106-1-(Beat S. C. State Bulldogs,(27-14), at-Miami Hurricanes/FBS)
    2. Tennessee State Tigers-(2-0)-(2)-94-3-(Beat Jackson State Tigers,(38-12), vs-Austin Peay Govs)
    3. Norfolk State Spartans-(2-0)-(2)-91-4-(Beat Liberty Flames,(31-24), vs-Howard Bison)
    4. Alabama A & M Bulldogs-(2-0)-83-9-(Beat Arkansas at P. B. Golden Lions,(14-10), vs-Prairie View A&M Panthers)
    5. S. C. State Bulldogs-(1-1)-79-2-(Lost to Bethune-Cookman Wildcats,(27-14), at-Arizona Wildcats/FBS)
    6. #-Alabama State Hornets-(1-1)-68-NR-(Beat Miss. Valley State Delta Devils,(29-7), at-Grambling State Tigers)
    7. Delaware State Hornets-(1-1)-37-6-(Lost to Delaware Blue Hen,(38-14), at-Cincinnati Bearkats/FBS)
    8. Texas Southern Tigers-(1-1)-25-7-(Lost to North Texas Mean Green,(34-7), vs-Jackson State Tigers)
    9. Alcorn State Braves-(1-1)-20-5-(Lost to James Madison Dukes,(42-3), vs-Arkansas at P. B. Golden Lions)
    10. Morgan State Bears-(1-1)-13-8-(Lost to Buffalo Buffalo Bulls/FBS,(56-34), Akron Zips/FBS)

    Dropped Out: Arkansas-P. B. Golden Lions-(1-1)
    Receiving Votes: N. C. A&T State-(1-1)-12, Howard Bison (1-1)-5, Arkansas-P. B. Golden Lions-(1-1)-3, N. C. Central Eagles (1-1)-1
    PWR = Previous Week Ranking, 1PV = 1st Place Votes, LG = Last Game
    # = 2011 Dr. Cavil’s HBCU Mid-Major Division Football Champion