An independent blog by members of the College Baseball Hall of Fame's Black College Legends and Pioneers Committee and others who want to promote current HBCU baseball and its legacy.

Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Announces 2015 Baseball All-Conference Honors

NEW ORLEANS, La. ( – The Gulf Coast Athletic Conference announced its 2015 All-GCAC team and individual award winners, as voted by the conference’s coaches.  Edward Waters catcher Jesse Baker was tabbed as Player of the Year, Voorhees hurler Denada Thomas earned Pitcher of the Year and Reginald Johnson, II of Edward Waters was named […]

Texas Southern Routs Southern 10-0 For 2015 SWAC Title

DI/SWAC/Baseball NEW ORLEANS, La. – Texas Southern University won its first Southwestern Athletic Conference baseball title since 2008 with a 10-0 win over Southern University Sunday afternoon at Wesley Barrow Stadium in New Orleans, La.  The Tigers (31-17) have now won three titles in the program’s history. Southern concluded its season at 20-23 […]

Black College Nines 2015 National HBCU Baseball Final Poll

Alabama State University, in the “large school” division and Winston Salem State University, in the “small school” division capped off memorable regular seasons on the baseball diamond by being crowned Historically Black College and University (HBCU) National Champions by the polling committee at Black College Nines. Alabama State University topped the voting in the first […]

Three HBCU Baseball Programs Selected For NCAA Division II Post Season

DII/CIAA/MEC/SIAC/Baseball   By Michael Coker/ Black College Nines   Several Historically Black College and University (HBCU) baseball teams advanced to post season tournament after having played through regular season and conference baseball tournaments. Their 2015 seasons culminated with advancing to the Division II College World Series playoffs scheduled to start action May 14-17, 2015.

2015 Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Baseball Championships

DI/SWAC/Baseball   By Michael Coker/Black College Baseball   The 2015 Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Baseball Tournament scheduled to take place May 13-17, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana at the MLB Urban Youth Academy’s Wesley Barrow Stadium.  According to SWAC Media, “this is the second year the tournament is being held at the Urban Youth Academy”.

2015 MEAC Baseball Conference Championship

DI/MEAC/Baseball   By Michael Coker/Black College Nines   The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) 2015 Baseball Conference Championship event set to take place May 13-16, 2015 at the host site, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Perdue Stadium in Salisbury, Md. The MEAC Baseball tourney scheduled as a double-elimination format, with the winners squaring off in […]

Interview : Head Coach Andrian Holloway After Selma Suffers Loss In Opening Round of NCCAA Tournament

NAIA/Others/Baseball   By Michael Coker/Black College Nines   Selma University opening NCCAA Tournament game against Clearwater Christian College as the winning score is no indication of seven-plus innings of brilliant pitching from both teams, leading to Clearwater’s 4-1 victory on Thursday afternoon at the beautiful Rubin Park baseball home of tournament host, Palm Beach Atlantic […]