How Integration Changed HBCU Sports

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  • Integration and HBCU Sports
  • Black Athletes Are Half of NCAA D-I Basketball and Football
  • Formation of CIAA in 1912
  • Integration of College Sports
  • Basketball Stars from Black Colleges
  • HBCUs Former Talent Hub for Pro Football
  • Brown V. Brown Integrates Southern University Teams
  • Integration Led to More Competition
  • Financial Setbacks
  • Future of HBCU Sports

Black Athletes Are Half of NCAA D-I Basketball and Football

As of 2012, African-American males were 43.2 percent of student-athletes in Division I college football and 57.2 percent in basketball, according to a report by the Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport. African-American female student athletes were 47.9 percent of Division I basketball players. (Photo: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

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