It's Time for Star Athletes to Choose HBCUs We all know how Major League Baseball swiped stars from the Negro Leagues. Well, if you think about it, that's basically what happens when prep stars shun historically black schools like North Carolina Central University for schools like UNC, Duke and Ohio State.
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It's Time for Star Athletes to Choose HBCUs

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It's Time for Star Athletes to Choose HBCUs

It's Time for Star Athletes to Choose HBCUs

It's Time for Star Athletes to Choose HBCUs

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We all know how Major League Baseball swiped stars from the Negro Leagues. Well, if you think about it, that's basically what happens when prep stars shun historically black schools like North Carolina Central University for schools like UNC, Duke and Ohio State.

McCann is a columnist for The Herald-Sun in Durham, North Carolina.