2020-21 MEAC Basketball Preview


LWOS continues its conference previews with the 2020-21 MEAC Basketball Preview. North Carolina Central kept its stranglehold on the league with another regular-season title. The Eagles were looking to make their fourth-straight NCAA appearance before the pandemic. However, they were pushed by rival North Carolina A&T as well as Norfolk State. Those three all have […] READ MORE

Five-Star Recruit Makur Maker Commits to Howard Bison

Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have been making headlines recently. Florida A&M and Bethune-Cookman recently announced conference membership changes. However, the biggest news was 2023 top recruit Mikey Williams announcing he would be interested in playing for an HBCU last month. Now, a top recruit has chosen this path. Makur Maker, ESPN’s 16th rated […] READ MORE

Bethune-Cookman Wildcats Moving to SWAC

Rumors began to swirl that Bethune-Cookman Wildcats may consider leaving the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) when rival Florida A&M did. It took a few more weeks, but the university officially announced the move on Thursday. The Wildcats become the latest athletics program to jump for another league, adding more uncertainty as to the future of […] READ MORE

Florida A&M Rattlers Approve Move to SWAC


The Florida A&M Rattlers will be leaving the MEAC for the SWAC beginning in 2021-22. The move became official after the Board of Trustees voted in favor of the switch unanimously. The Rattlers are ending a 39-year run in the MEAC, last representing the league in the NCAA Tournament in 2007. SWAC Gains Florida A&M […] READ MORE