Alcorn St. Rumors & News

  • Four men’s teams banned from 2016 postseason due to APR scores

    College Basketball Talk "The NCAA released their APR report on Wednesday afternoon, and there will be five college basketball teams that are ineligible for the postseason in 2016. Alcorn State, Florida A&M, Stetson and Central Arkansas are the four men’s teams that will be sitting out next year’s postseason, while on..." May 27

  • Alcorn State names Montez Robinson men's basketball coach

    The Clarion-Ledger "Bethune-Cookman assistant Montez Robinson has been named men's basketball coach at Alcorn State, ASU athletic director Derek Horne announced Sunday. During Robinson's four seasons with Bethune-Cookman, the Wildcats advanced to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Tournament quarterfinals..." April 27

  • Alcorn State declines to extend contract to Luther Riley

    MS News "Alcorn State has made a big decision on the hardwood. The school declined to extend contracts to head men's basketball coach Luther Riley and head women's basketball coach Tonya Edwards. Both deals were set to expire at the end of March. Riley took a leave of absence in January. He was the..." March 24

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08