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Celebration Bowl provides ‘tremendous opportunity’ for Atlanta’s business community

From the Atlanta Business Chronicle:https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/news/2019/12/20/celebration-bowl-provides-tremendous-opportunity.html Over 40,000 visitors will descend on Atlanta this weekend — not for a convention or conference but for the Celebration Bowl. The unofficial national championship for Historically Black Colleges and Universities kicks off college football bowl season at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Saturday (Dec. 21). The postseason game features the champions of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) and the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC). But for m...

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North Carolina A&T Wins Third Consecutive Title in 64-44 Thriller

ATLANTA – North Carolina A&T and Alcorn State combined to set several records Saturday at the Celebration Bowl at Mercedes B...

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FOOTBALL BOWL ASSOCIATION RELEASES 2019-20 BOWL SCHEDULE

Several top matchups loom in addition to CFP games This day marked a special Selection Sunday with the long-awaited announcement o...

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Alcorn State University Heads to the Celebration Bowl for the Third Time

ATLANTA – The second invitation to the fifth annual Celebration Bowl – to be played on Saturday, Dec. 21, at noon ET from Merc...

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BLACK COLLEGE FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME ANNOUNCES 2019 BLACK COLLEGE FOOTBALL DEACON JONES TROPHY FINALISTS

  Atlanta, GA (December 6, 2019) – The Black College Football Hall of Fame (BCFHOF) announced today four Finalists for the ...

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Minute Maid is on the #roadtoatlanta with us

Catch the #MinuteMaidFresh Tour at a store near you for the chance to win tickets to the game and other prizes courtesy of @cocaco...

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Jackson State’s Jonathan Johnson: A man of perseverance

The drum major for the school’s marching band, Sonic Boom of the South, details his journey to achieving his dream   ...

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Rico Kennedy: A man of many hats

Morgan State linebacker juggles roles as student-athlete, husband, father      BY JERRY BEMBRY | @JERRYBEM...

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MEAC UNVEILS LATEST HBCU COACHING LEGENDS INTERVIEW: MARINO H. CASEM

  NORFOLK, Va., Nov. 7, 2019—The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) is again elated to document the outstanding legacy ...

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