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Winston-Salem State Eliminates Two Sports

WINSTON-SALEM, NC – The Winston-Salem State University Department of Athletics has announced plans to reduce its sports sponsorships to 11 sports, as it will drop two sports beginning in the fall of 2014. The discontinued […]

WAOK-AM–05/27/2014

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Luqman Jaaber Out At Virginia Union

Virginia Union University Athletic Director Joe Taylor said on Tuesday, March 11, that the school will not renew the contract of head men’s basketball coach Luqman Jaaber. Jaaber is in the final year of a […]

WAOK-AM–03/12/2014

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Virginia Union’s Joe Taylor Joins The HBCU Report

HBCU coaching legend Joe Taylor joined the 12/20/13 edition of the HBCU report to talk about his recent appointment as the Director of Athletics at Virginia Union University, the landscape of HBCU Athletics, and who […]

WAOK-AM–12/21/2013

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GCAC Commish Steve Martin “We Have To Take A Look At Football”

The next commissioner of the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Steve Martin joined the 12/20/13 edition of the HBCU Report to talk about his new position and what his agenda will be during his tenure as […]

WAOK-AM–12/21/2013

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Connell Maynor Leaves WSSU For Hampton

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Connell Maynor, the Winston-Salem State football coach who made the Rams a title contender in NCAA Division II, is the new head coach at Hampton. Hampton athletic director Novelle Dickenson announced […]

WAOK-AM–12/18/2013

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SWAC’s Robert Mathis Breaks Colts Sack Record

Playing in the shadows of Peyton Manning and now Andrew Luck, Robert Mathis has quietly put together a great career. The former Alabama A&M star has had a coming out party this year, however, as […]

WAOK-AM–12/16/2013

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Isaiah Crowell Talks SWAC Football

On the 10-11-13 of the HBCU Report, Alabama State University’s Isaiah Crowell joined the show to talk Bama State football! Crowell, the 2011 SEC Freshman of the Year transferred to Alabama State last year where […]

WAOK-AM–10/12/2013

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Vote For The HBCU Report “Band of the Week”

Check out the videos and help select the HBCU Report “Band of the Week”! Get Caught Up On “What Everybody’s Talking About” In the HBCU Nation!!! The HBCU Report Fridays 7-9pm on 1380 WAOK(Atlanta) and […]

WAOK-AM–10/09/2013

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Former UGA RB Crowell Added To Payton Award Watch List

Though it’s named after the legendary Jackson State running back, the Walter Payton Award has rarely been given to an HBCU player. Only twice in its 25 year history has a player from an HBCU […]

WAOK-AM–10/03/2013

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Vote For The HBCU Report “Band of the Week”

Check out the videos and help select the HBCU Report “Band of the Week”! Get Caught Up On “What Everybody’s Talking About” In the HBCU Nation!!! The HBCU Report Fridays 7-9pm on 1380 WAOK(Atlanta) and […]

WAOK-AM–10/03/2013

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