Monthly Archives: September 2013

BOUNCE TV CELEBRATES 2ND BIRTHDAY WITH RECORD …

DISTRIBUTION, ADVERTISER AND RATINGS GROWTH AND ACCELERATED ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING PRODUCTION ATLANTA (Sept. 25, 2013) – Martin Luther King III and Ambassador Andrew Young are among the Founding Group and Board of Directors of Bounce TV, the nation’s first and only over-the-air broadcast television network designed for African Americans. The two legendary figures in American history… Read more »

SIAC Week 2 Football Players of the Week Announced

Atlanta, GA—The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its football players of the week for the second installment of the 2013 SIAC Football Season as voted by the SIAC Sports Information Directors Association.   Kentucky State University junior running back Jacquise Lockett was named SIAC Offensive Player of the Week, while SIAC Defensive Player of the… Read more »

Bounce TV Posts Highest-Rated Month in its History in August:

  Beats TV One in Total Day Viewership Among all Adults, Tops AMC, Bravo, TruTV, TLC, Discovery, Other Nets in African American Delivery Ratings Growth in Line with Network’s Rapid Distribution Expansion ATLANTA (Sept. 3, 2013) — Bounce TV, has posted its highest-rated and most-watched month in its short history, posting gains in key categories… Read more »

Bounce TV Expands: Felicia Hamilton as Sr. VP of Research, Damien West of Affiliate Relations

  ATLANTA (Sept. 16, 2013) – Bounce TV (wpdev.bouncetv.com) the nation’s fast-growing and only broadcast television network for African Americans, continues to expand its management team to keep up with its distribution and ratings growth. The network announced today that Felicia Hamilton has been named to the newly-created position of Senior Vice President of Research… Read more »

SIAC Week 1 Football Players of the Week Announced

Atlanta, GA—The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announced its football players of the week for the first installment of the 2013 SIAC Football Season as voted by the SIAC Sports Information Directors Association.   Benedict College’s sophomore quarterback Marcus Graham was named SIAC Offensive Player of the Week and Stillman College junior defensive back was named… Read more »

CIAA Boasts Five Football Players Ranked in D2Football.com’s Top 100

HAMPTON, Va. (Sept. 5, 2013) – Five Central Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (CIAA) student-athletes were named among the Top 100 football players in Division II by D2Football.com, a news website for fans of Division II football. The Top 100 football players list was released last week and includes Winston-Salem State University’s (WSSU) Carlos Fields and Donnie… Read more »

Tuskegee ranked No. 24 in AFCA Preseason Top 25 Poll

WACO, TX–Tuskegee University, the defending SIAC Football Champions, will open up the season as the 24th ranked team in the nation, as the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Division II Preseason Top 25 poll was released today.   The Golden Tigers received 124 votes to earn the ranking and will open its 2013 season on… Read more »

11 SIAC Teams in 11 Days: Miles College Golden Bears

Miles was in the driver’s seat of the SIAC for the first nine weeks of the season, until hopes of defending the SIAC championships were diminished by Tuskegee in the final week of the season resulting from a 27-17 loss to the eventual SIAC Champions. As a consolation prize, the Golden Bears earned its first… Read more »

Paine To Play Home Games at Lucy Laney Stadium

AUGUSTA, Ga. – After a 51-year hiatus from football, Lions fans and the Central Savannah River Area (CSRA) will again get the chance to witness Paine College football starting in October. The Paine College Athletics Department has announced that the team will play each of their four club games this season at nearby Lucy C…. Read more »