HBCU Classic Sports

          May 2022

     Football Edition, Volume I


NCAA Playoffs Rd. 1

West Georgia


Albany State


Individual Leaders






Passes Defensed

2021 All-SIAC Football Team

Source: thesiac.org

courtesy: Albany State Athletics

Golden Rams win 2021 SIAC Championship

      Albany State Golden Rams (9-1) dominate Miles Golden Bears (6-5) in route to SIAC Championship.                (courtesy: asugoldenrams.com)

Golden Rams dominate Fort Valley State 57-0

          Albany State Golden Rams (9-1) humiliate Fort Valley State Wildcats in Fountain City Classic.                  (courtesy: asugoldenrams.com)

Golden Rams smother SSU Tigers

    Albany State Golden Rams (7-1) set the tone in SIAC East, blank Savannah State (6-2) in Albany, Ga.                  (courtesy: asugoldenrams.com)

Rams blank Tigers 30-0 for Homecoming Win

     Albany Golden Rams (5-1) roll up stats, have good ole’ time with Edward Waters (2-4) for homecoming.                 (courtesy: asugoldenrams.com)

Golden Rams secure win over Benedict College

     Albany State Golden Rams (6-1) remain undefeated in SIAC, stymie Benedict Tigers (3-5) in Columbia.                (courtesy: asugoldenrams.com)

Golden Rams knock off Miles 31-3

     Albany Golden Rams (4-1) avg. 5.4 ypc., shut out uncharacteristic Miles Bears (2-3) for 3Q in Fairfield.                  (courtesy: asugoldenrams.com)

Rams shut out MC Choctaws 24-0 in opener

Albany St. Golden Rams (1-0) shut out Mississippi College Choctaws (0-1) on the road in Clinton, MS. 
   (courtesy: asugoldenrams)

courtesy: Savannah State Athletics

SSU Tigers Name Aaron Kelton Head Coach

Savannah State Tigers name Aaron Kelton Head Football Coach, after 3 season stint with Howard University.(courtesy:ssuathletics.com)

Tigers ‘Methodically’ Roll Past Erskine

       Savannah Tigers (5-1) win 5th consecutive, rack up 369 rushing yds., rout Erskine Flying Fleet (1-5).                      (courtesy: ssuathletics.com)

Tigers Gallop Past Kentucky State

     Savannah Tigers (4-1) rush for 392 yds., puts down feisty Kentucky Thorobreds (2-3) in Frankfurt.                      (courtesy: ssuathletics.com)

courtesy: Miles Athletics

Alabama State slips past Miles in OT

        Alabama St. (1-0) struggles with DII, Miles Golden Bears (0-1) wins on last second extra point.          (courtesy:bamastatesports.com)

courtesy: Benedict Athletics

Tigers Edge Clark ATL On Last-Second FG

Benedict Tigers (4-5) kick 17 yd. FG as time expired to secure SIAC win over Clark ATL (2-7) in Atlanta.            (courtesy: benedicttigers.com)

Benedict Tigers Upset Miles, 24-21

        Benedict Tigers (3-3) drive field in last minute to push past reeling Miles Bears (2-4) in Fairfield.                      (courtesy: benedicttigers.com)

Tigers Strike Fast, Often, In 44-3 Victory

   Benedict Tigers (2-0) undefeated in Chennis Berry era; trample Edward Waters (1-1) in Columbia, SC.           (courtesy:benedicttigers.com)

courtesy: CSU Athletics

Wildcats Ride Four 1st Half Scores to Victory

       FVSU Wildcats (4-2) christen new house, cruise to 28-0 halftime lead over Central State (1-5).                        (courtesy: fvsusports.com)

Marauder defense shines on Lincoln

        Central State Marauders (1-1) get off the schneid, stymie Lincoln Lions (0-2) in Coatesville, PA.                              (courtesy: maraudersports.com)