Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

New Head Basketball Coach Returns Home to Clark Atlanta University

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Friday, September 23, 2022

ATLANTA, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a loop that took him from Clark Atlanta University (CAU) to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, then to neighboring Morehouse College, Alfred Jordan is returning home to where it all began for him: he is the new head basketball coach for the CAU Basketball team.

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  • ATLANTA, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a loop that took him from Clark Atlanta University (CAU) to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, then to neighboring Morehouse College, Alfred Jordan is returning home to where it all began for him: he is the new head basketball coach for the CAU Basketball team.
  • But now I'm ready to get to work here at my alma mater Clark Atlanta University."
  • Jordan shared that his foundation as a Clark Atlanta graduate has significantly impacted how he coaches and approaches life.
  • He followed former CAU head coach Darrell Walter to serve for two years as an assistant coach at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

The Toyota HBCU New York Football Classic Presented by Walmart to Be Held at MetLife Stadium September 17

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Friday, September 16, 2022

We are honored that this match-up of HBCU schools is being held at MetLife Stadium, said Mike Zarcone, head of Corporate Affairs for MetLife and chairman of MetLife Foundation.

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  • We are honored that this match-up of HBCU schools is being held at MetLife Stadium, said Mike Zarcone, head of Corporate Affairs for MetLife and chairman of MetLife Foundation.
  • The two teams playing in the Toyota HBCU New York Football Classic presented by Walmart, Morehouse College and Howard University, are UNCF and TMCF member schools, respectively.
  • The Toyota HBCU New York Football Classic presented by Walmart features teams from the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) and the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC).
  • The Toyota HBCU New York Football Classic presented by Walmart will be broadcast live nationally on CNBC from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

FORMER NBPA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR MICHELE ROBERTS JOINS NBA ALL-STAR BARON DAVIS TO LAUNCH NEW FAN CONTROLLED BASKETBALL LEAGUE

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Thursday, September 15, 2022

ATLANTA, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Fan Controlled Sports & Entertainment (FCSE), the creators of Fan Controlled Football (FCF), announced the launch of a groundbreaking basketball league, Fan Controlled Hoops (FCH).

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  • ATLANTA, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Fan Controlled Sports & Entertainment(FCSE), the creators of Fan Controlled Football (FCF), announced the launch of a groundbreaking basketball league, Fan Controlled Hoops (FCH).
  • FCH is launching with an all-star leadership team which includes former Executive Director of the National Basketball Players Association Michele Roberts and NBA legend Baron Davis, who are both serving as strategic advisors.
  • Fan Controlled Hoops (FCH) founded by Fan Controlled Sports & Entertainment and the creators of Fan Controlled Football (FCF) is the first basketball league in professional sports history that will empower fans to call the shots.
  • Former NBPA Executive Director Michele Roberts and former NBA All-Star Baron Davis will serve as strategic advisors, with many other former NBA players planning to be involved in the league.

UBS partners with Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference to invest in the next generation of talent

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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

UBS and the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) are proud to announce a partnership to invest in students attending SIACs 14 colleges and universities across six states.

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  • UBS and the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) are proud to announce a partnership to invest in students attending SIACs 14 colleges and universities across six states.
  • Working with EVERFI , a leading social impact education technology company, UBS will deliver financial literacy programs and workshops to SIAC students.
  • Through this effort, UBS aims to create pathways that open up financial services career opportunities for the next generation of talent.
  • The SIAC is a NCAA athletic conference consisting primarily of historically black colleges and universities with headquarters in downtown Atlanta, Georgia.