2021 Season

2021 Schedule
3-3, 3rd in SWAC - West
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Ranking the best HBCU football teams of all time

As the college football season kicks off Saturday with Alcorn State vs. North Carolina Central in the MEAC/SWAC Challenge in Atlanta, Bill Connelly ranks the best HBCU teams in history.

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SWAC details spring football plan with Feb. start

The SWAC announced it will begin its spring football season on Feb. 27, with a plan to play the conference championship game on May 1.

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SWAC lays out plans to move football to spring

The SWAC has joined other conferences in postponing fall sports, but it is the first to announce specific plans to move football to the spring, including a six-game conference schedule with games beginning in late February or early March.

#UndefeatedHBCUDay: Together We Go Further (25:22)
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College football's 100 best games of 2019: 80-61

In this second installment, we're focusing on the most exciting upsets and near upsets of the year, from Georgia State's shocking win over Tennessee to Notre Dame's escape against Virginia Tech.

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Alcorn State stops Southern 39-24, wins SWAC title

Qwynnterrio Cole made a big fourth-down stop at midfield, Taurence Wilson returned an interception 53 yards with 1:23 left and Alcorn State earned a trip to the Celebration Bowl with a 39-24 win over Southern in the Southwest Athletic Conference...

Alcorn State seals SWAC title with late pick-6 (0:46)
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Southern clinches SWAC West title, 30-28 over Grambling

Ladarius Skelton passed for two touchdowns and Southern blocked a field goal with 5 seconds left to clinch the Southwest Athletic Conference West Division title with a 30-28 win over Grambling in the Bayou Classic on Saturday.

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Southern holds off Prairie View A&M 34-28

Ladarius Skelton scored on a 6-yard run after Southern blocked a punt and Devon Benn added a late TD run to help the Jaguars hold off Prairie View A&M 34-28 on Saturday night.

Gainwell hits the jets for 46-yard Memphis TD (0:34)
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Memphis' Gibson slices through defense for 55-yard TD (0:52)
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Waller seals Alcorn State's SWAC title (0:22)
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Alcorn State QB runs for 44-yard TD (0:41)
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