UAPB athletics receives historic $900,000 grant from NCAA 

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is celebrating a feat never before accomplished by its athletics program – the winning of a major grant from the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) that will vastly improve the level of academic support that it will be able to extend to its student-athletes. The grant, known as the Accelerating Academic…

Golden lions continue to achieve success in the classroom

The NCAA has released its annual Academic Progress Rate (APR) scores and the report shows that all of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff athletics teams are making the grade.   APR consists of team-based metrics that account for the eligibility and retention of student-athletes for each academic term. In order to avoid penalties,…