Benedict Women, Morehouse Men Take Home SIAC Outdoor Track Championship Titles - ALBANY, Ga. (April 22, 2018)– The Benedict women successfully conquered a field of eleven teams with a score of 219 points as Morehouse Maroon Tigers captured their first championship title since 2014-15 with a score of 187 at the SIAC Outdoor Track and Field Championship. Held at the Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany, Ga., Benedict’s […]
NBPA, SWAC AND SIAC PRESENT 2ND ANNUAL TOP 50 CAMP - NEW YORK, NY, April 18, 2018 -- The National Basketball Players Association (NBPA), the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (“SIAC”) and the Southwestern Athletic Conference (“SWAC”) are pleased to announce their continued partnership in hosting the 2nd annual Top 50 Basketball Camp. The Camp will take place July 27th-29th on the campus of Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA. Twenty-five of the best players from each conference will be featured at the camp in a model similar to the NBPA’s Top 100 Camp. Players will receive on-court skill development from current and retired NBA players as well as participate in leadership and life skills development sessions off the court.
Albany State Captures Repeat 2018 SIAC Golf Championship Title - Peachtree City, Ga, April 18, 2018 – Albany State University defended their championship title in the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Golf Championship on Wednesday at the Flat Creek Golf Course, finishing the three-day event at the top of the field with a score of 987.
Benedict Sweeps Men and Women Tennis Championship Titles - PEACHTREE CITY, Ga – Benedict swept both championship titles as the Tigers captured their fourth consecutive title and the women earned their third.
Lady Bears softball player steals school’s career record - During a two-game series against Hampton University, Morgan State Lady Bears outfielder Damali Young broke Morgan’s softball career record for stolen bases at 79. The school’s previous record was 78 but Young was on pace to break the record during the first week of the season when she tallied 70 stolen bases. She got off […]
SIAC Leads NCAA D II Football Attendance for 15th consecutive Year - ATLANTA (March 29, 2018) – For the 15th consecutive year, the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) led all NCAA Division II conferences in football attendance the conference office announced on Wednesday. Last season, SIAC football games drew an average of 7,117 fans per game with total attendance of 341,607.
Georgia State Tops UT Arlington 74-61 to Win Sun Belt Championship - Behind a game-high 27 points from Sun Belt Player of the Year D’Marcus Simonds, Georgia State earned a 74-61 win over UT Arlington on Sunday afternoon at Lakefront Arena to earn the school’s fourth ever bid to the NCAA tournament. Georgia State (24-10) used its defensive pressure to hold UT Arlington (21-13) to just […]
Oglethorpe Men’s Tennis Earns Split on Spring Break Trip - The Oglethorpe men’s tennis team split matches Tuesday down in Florida, losing a heart-breaker in the morning to Wabash, 5-4, before bouncing back with a 6-3 victory over Wheaton (Illinois) in the afternoon. Despite coming out on the losing side, the morning contest with Wabash was probably the match of the year thus far. The […]
Morgan State Softball Wraps Up MSU Tournament - After two preseason tournaments in Florida, the Lady Bears returned to campus to play in front of their home crowd for the first time this season in the Morgan State University tournament at Lois T. Murray field. The Lady Bears went 2-2 in the weekends non-conference contests to bring their overall record to 5-9. Game […]
Simonds Named Sun Belt Player of the Year; - Georgia State sophomore D’Marcus Simonds earned Sun Belt Player of the Year honors on Monday, becoming the third Panther in the last five years to earn the league’s top honor. Simonds also earned All-Sun Belt First Team recognition, while junior Devin Mitchell garnered All-Sun Belt Third Team honors. Simonds, who earned freshman of the year […]