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Five HBCU alumni to compete in NFL Veterans Combine

Former Texas Southern receiver Joe Anderson will participate in the first-ever NFL Veteran's Combine. (eagledelphia.com photo)For years, the NFL Combine has been the chief proving ground for NFL hopefuls. Now that hope is being spread not only to rookies, but younger veterans as well.Five former HBCU standouts will participate in the first-ever NFL Veterans Combine will take place...
Via HBCU Gameday
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas teams go 0-5 in NCAA Tournament

Disappointment is bigger in Texas. All five Texas teams that made into the 68-team NCAA Tournament field were eliminated on Thursday. Texas, Baylor, SMU, Stephen F. Austin and Texas Southern all were beaten on the tournament's first full day of action. Texas is the first state to have five schools lose on the same day. The previous record was four, also by Texas, in 2010. The brutal...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 2 seed Arizona cruises 93-72 over No. 15 Texas Southern

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) Rondae Hollis-Jefferson had 23 points, 16 in the first half, along with 10 rebounds and the second-seeded Arizona Wildcats overwhelmed No. 15 seed Texas Southern from the start for a 93-72 victory in their NCAA Tournament opener on...
Via Philly Sports Live
7 days ago  |  Discuss

March Madness Photos: Arizona Vs. Texas Southern

March Madness 2015 Game: Arizona vs. Texas Southern Result: Arizona 93, Texas Southern 72 Tweet(s) of the Game: oh well. time to put on for #htine and watch texas southern-arizona. *checks score* well, tsu is on the other side of town. — Bomani Jones (@bomani_jones) March 19, 2015 Athletic department budgets: Texas Southern ($10M) vs Arizona ($70M) — Darren Rovell...
Via Busted Coverage
7 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 2 seed Arizona cruises 93-72 over No. 15 Texas Southern

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) Rondae Hollis-Jefferson had 23 points, 16 in the first half, along with 10 rebounds and the second-seeded Arizona Wildcats overwhelmed No. 15 seed Texas Southern from the start for a 93-72 victory in their NCAA Tournament opener on Thursday. Pac-12 freshman of the year Stanley Johnson added 22 points for the balanced Wildcats (32-3), who led by as many as 27...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Here’s How To Watch Arizona vs. Texas Southern Online

Twitter/@APlayersProgram The second round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament tips off Thursday, and the fourth game of the day will be between No. 2 seed Arizona and No. 15 seed Texas Southern. The Wildcats and Tigers will tip off at 2:10 PM EST in Portland, Oregon. The winner will take on the victor between VCU and Ohio State in the third round. You can read more about the contest here...
Via College Spun
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Southern to face No. 2 Arizona in West Regional

(Photo by Dominique Monday)(2) Arizona vs. (16) Texas SouthernWhen: March 19, 2:30 PTRecords: Arizona (31-3), Texas Southern (22-12)Texas Southern returns to the NCAA Tournament for the second-straight year in 2015 after winning the SWAC Tournament last week. The good news for TSU: They won't be a 16 seed and have to participate in a First Four game. The bad news for TSU: They get...
Via HBCU Gameday
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona vs. Texas Southern – Game Time, TV Channel, Announcers, Betting Line, Predictions

Twitter/@APlayersProgram The Arizona Wildcats, winners of both the Pac-12 regular season title and the conference title, will take on SWAC representative Texas Southern this upcoming Thursday. The Tigers also won their league’s regular season championship and their league’s tournament. Do they have what it takes to make history and upset one of the most historically dominant...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 2 Arizona faces No. 15 Texas Southern in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) Second-seeded Arizona will open NCAA Tournament play in the West Region on Friday in Portland, Oregon, facing No. 15 seed Texas Southern and former Indiana coach Mike Davis. Arizona (31-3) won the Pac-12 Conference regular-season title then made an impressive run through the Pac-12 tournament, taking down California, nemesis UCLA and blowing out Oregon in the...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Southern, Hampton look to make noise in the NCAA Tournament

One was expected; one was not. One repeated; one did not. But regardless of how they got their, both Texas Southern and Hampton will be going to the NCAA Tournament with the hopes and dreams of HBCU fans waiting for the next big-time upset.  Texas Southern actually clinched its bid to The Big Dance Friday night when it beat Prairie View 90-77 as Southern is ineligible for...
Via HBCU Gameday
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Southern edges Southern, wins SWAC tourney

HOUSTON (AP) Deverell Biggs stepped in after Malcolm Riley was injured on a flagrant foul and made two free throws with 27 seconds left, Madarious Gibbs added another and Texas Southern beat Southern 62-58 on Saturday in the Southwestern Athletic Conference championship game. Riley was unable to shoot about being fouled by Trelun Banks, who was ejected. Riley led the Tigers with...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Southern could break historically bad streak for SWAC

The SWAC is a really bad basketball conference. It ranks No. 33 out of the 33 league on Kenpom with a .1424 rating. The next-worst conference is the MEAC at .2038. William Mancebo/Getty Images North America This is an historical problem. The SWAC is always terrible and rarely has even one competitive team at the top. In Kenpom’s 14-year history, the SWAC has ranked higher than...
Via The Catch and Shoot
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Southern tops Prairie View, 90-77 for NCAA berth

HOUSTON (AP) Chris Thomas and Malcolm Riley each scored 23 points as top-seeded Texas Southern cruised past No. 4 seed Prairie View A&M 90-77 Friday night and advanced to the Southwestern Conference tournament championship game, where the Tigers will face Southern. More importantly, the semifinal-round win allows Texas Southern to claim the conference's automatic berth into...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Southern beats Alcorn State 95-74 at SWAC tournament

HOUSTON (AP) Malcolm Riley had 21 points and 10 rebounds Wednesday, and top-seeded Texas Southern advanced past No. 8 seed Alcorn State 95-74 in the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament quarterfinals. The Tigers (20-12) moved on to Friday's semifinals to face the winner of Thursday's quarterfinal between the fourth and fifth seeds, Prairie View and Jackson State. Texas Southern...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

SWAC reseeds women's bracket after Texas Southern withdraws

The Southwestern Athletic Conference reseeded its women's basketball tournament Tuesday after Texas Southern University withdrew a day earlier. Texas Southern had eight players suspended for their role in a bench-clearing fight against Southern on Saturday. The Lady Tigers, who were the top-seed, withdrew because they wouldn't have enough players to field a competitive team. Southern...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Massive Brawl Breaks Out In Women’s College Basketball Game, 15 Players Suspended

A giant brawl broke out between the Southern and Texas Southern’s women’s basketball teams on Saturday during their SWAC game. 15 players in total were suspended after the fight broke out mid-way through the second half. One player on Southern’s team has been dismissed from the team. The post Massive Brawl Breaks Out In Women’s College Basketball Game, 15 Players Suspended...
Via Diehardsport
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Hard Foul Leads To Crazy Brawl At Women’s College Basketball Game

The NCAA tournament hasn’t even started yet but we’re already getting some madness in March courtesy of Texas Southern and Southern University women’s basketball teams. The two schools met on the court this weekend and neither walked away a winner after a crazy brawl ended their final regular season game with a double forfeit and, Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Texas Southern and Southern Women's B-Ball Teams Get in Massive Brawl During SWAC Championship

When you are in the midst of a close, hotly-contested game it is only natural that tension is going to be high and fuses short. Everyone is a competitor and wants to win; it's only natural. However, you still need to have enough sense and control to stop yourself from doing something stupid.The ladies of the Texas Southern and Southern basketball teams couldn't stop themselves and...
Via FatManWriting
17 days ago  |  Discuss

SWAC suspends 15 women's players for Southern-Texas Southern brawl

Texas Southern imposed its own penalty on the women's basketball team, withdrawing from the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament that begins Wednesday. That move Monday night came hours before the conference handed out suspensions for 15 players involved in the bench-clearing fight between the Lady Tigers and Southern on Saturday night. It's believed to be one of the biggest...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

SWAC suspends 15 players for fight in women's game

The Southwestern Athletic Conference has suspended 15 players for their part in a fight Saturday between Texas Southern and Southern. Texas Southern also announced it will not participate in the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament, the school said Monday night. The two teams were involved in a bench-clearing skirmish that ended with the officials declaring a double forfeit...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

No SWAC Tourney for Texas Southern women

Texas Southern's women split the SWAC regular season crown with Southern, but they won't get to fight for the SWAC Tourney title. TSU AD Charles McClelland release a statement announcing the school would keep its team out of the SWAC Tourney following the March 7th brawl with rival Southern University.  Here's what Dr. McClelland had to say: “After deliberate consultation...
Via HBCU Gameday
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Madarious Gibbs Headlines 2015 SWAC Awards

Madarious Gibbs of Texas Southern has been named the 2015 Southwestern Athletic Conference Player of the Year. Joining Gibbs on the SWAC First Team All-Conference are LeAntwan Luckett, Marquis Vance, Jamel Waters and Nicolas West. Reggie Onwukamuche won Defensive Player of the Year honors, while Ladarius Tabb received the Newcomer of the Year award.
Via RealGM
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Southern women's coach on brawl: 'Never seen anything like this'

HOUSTON -- Southern and Texas Southern were battling for the Southwest Conference women's basketball regular-season title Saturday night when a bench-clearing fight broke out midway through the second half. Officials ruled the game a double forfeit. Southern was leading 51-49 at the time, and the league's official Twitter feed said the score would stand and the teams would share...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Southern and Southern game ends after second-half brawl

Just when you thought the fisticuffs for HBCU sports were over this week, here we go again. This time it featured young women getting into an on-court scrap as Texas Southern and Southern got into a bench-clearing brawl.southern & tsu goin at it
Via HBCU Gameday
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Second-half brawl ends Southern-Texas Southern women's game

HOUSTON (AP) Southern and Texas Southern were battling for the Southwest Conference women's basketball regular-season title Saturday night when a bench-clearing fight broke out midway through the second half. Officials ruled the game a double forfeit. Southern was leading 51-49 at the time, and the league's official Twitter feed said the score would stand and the teams would share...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss
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