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.


Rivera, Sandifer Fire Shutouts As Falcons Sweep The Lincoln In Baseball

DII/CIAA/Baseball   Lincoln Sports Information   LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, Pa. – Standout pitchers Brian Rivera (Sr./Cidra, Puerto Rico) and Jeremy Sandifer (Sr./Virginia Beach, VA) each threw one-hit shutouts as Saint Augustine’s University blanked The Lincoln University 8-0 and 5-0 in a CIAA baseball doubleheader at LU Baseball Field on Saturday, April 25, 2015.

Baseball Recruitment to HBCU Baseball Programs

DI/DII/DIII/NAIA   By Michael Coker/Black College Nines   Puerto Rico’s top high school baseball prospects will take part in the 2015 Victor Pellot Excellence Tournament scheduled for April 29 through May 2 at Ydelfonso Sola Morales Stadium in Caguas, the island’s annual showcase event that takes place each year. This tournament will bring together some […]

2015 SIAC Baseball Conference Championship Scores and Schedules

DII/SIAC/Baseball   SIAC Media By Michael Coker/Black College Nines   The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opened it’s 2015 Baseball Conference Championships hosted by Benedict College in Columbia,SC with the first four games completed for the four day event to determine conference champion. The SIAC tournament champion will advance to the NCAA Division II baseball playoff scheduled […]

Update – Former Wiley College Pitcher Al Jackson’s Ceremonial “First Pitch” Video

Recently we posted a blurb about former Wiley College pitcher, Alvin Jackson, who threw out the first pitch at a recent New York Mets game on “Jackie Robinson Day”.  To view the original post and a “mockup of an Al Jackson Wiley College trading card, click here. Below is a very short clip of his ceremonial first […]