$225k grant was waiting for the first HBCU to make the move.
Hampton basketball is expected to be near the top of the Big South Conference.
The "Upward Mobility Bowl" won't take place in 2018 as Tennessee State-Hampton is cancelled.
Sailing on from the MEAC to the Big South.
For the first time in its history, Hampton is officially no longer in an HBCU conference.
Hampton ended up with five HBCUs on its 2018 football schedule, but it was a challenge.
Longest game in a quarter of a century.
Hampton has re-upped with Under Armour for a new deal as it sets sail for The Big South.
Hampton's season will continue as it takes on Notre Dame in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday.
After a month of ugly back-and-forth, Hampton and the MEAC have come to terms with their split.
Hampton has a chance to sweep MEAC titles as it sails on to the Big South.
North Carolina Central and Hampton punched their tickets to the MEAC Tournament on Thursday.
Hampton and Morgan State have already punched their spots into the MEAC semifinals.
Hampton emerges from the pack as the top ranked team in its final MEAC Tournament.
The MEAC issues a response to Hampton's statement in order to "set the record straight."