2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
4-7, 4th in SWAC - East
Jalani Eason airs it out for 60-yard TD pass (0:34)
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99dBill Connelly

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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FCS Week 4 viewer's guide: Games and storylines to watch

It's Week 4 of the FCS spring season and the Missouri Valley Conference takes center stage, while Deion goes for 3-0 and Nicholls and Sam Houston meet in a top-12 tussle.

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281dHarry Lyles Jr.

Sanders' 2nd game as Jackson St. coach ppd.

Jackson State head coach Deion Sanders' second game with the team has been postponed due to a positive COVID-19 test on Mississippi Valley State and subsequent quarantining of student-athletes within the program.

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1yAlex Scarborough

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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1yHeather Dinich

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.

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Glass throws 3 TD passes as Alabama A&M beats MVSU 30-13

Aqeel Glass threw three touchdown passes as Alabama A&M bounced back from a heartbreaking loss a week ago to roll past Mississippi Valley State, 30-13 in the Southwestern Conference regular season finale Saturday afternoon.

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Alabama State blanks Mississippi Valley State, 27-0

KHA'Darris Davis threw for 183 yards and a touchdown and Alabama State earned its first shutout since 2012 by blanking Mississippi Valley State, 27-0 in a Southwest Conference battle Saturday afternoon.

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Alcorn State pulls away from Mississippi Valley State, 45-19

Felix Harper threw six touchdown passes, three of them to LeCharles Pringle, and Alcorn State won its second straight Southwestern Athletic Conference game, rolling past Mississippi Valley State for the seventh straight year, 45-19 on Saturday night.

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Hixon's TD the winner in overtime for Alabama State

Jeremiah Hixon dove over the pylon to score on a short pass in overtime and Dennis Roberts ended the game with a sack as Alabama State edged Mississippi Valley State 31-24 on Thursday in the season finale for both teams.

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Williams throws 5 TDs, Hampton tops MVSU 54-39

Delmon Williams threw for five touchdowns and Raeshad Herriott and William Robinson both ran for 100 yards and a touchdown to lead Hampton to its sixth straight win on Saturday, 54-39 over Mississippii Valley State.