Athletic Conference Breakdown 2010: Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference


In honor of the NCAA basketball tournament, U.S. News has taken a look at the Division I conferences. How do the schools in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference match up based on their America's Best Colleges rankings?

  College Name and Location U.S. News Rank Team Nickname
1 Hampton UniversityHampton, VA 29³ Pirates
2 Howard UniversityWashington, DC 96 Bison
3 Bethune-Cookman UniversityDaytona Beach, FL Tier 3‡ Wildcats
4 South Carolina State UniversityOrangeburg, SC Tier 3 Bulldogs
5 Coppin State UniversityBaltimore, MD Tier 4¹ Eagles
6 Delaware State UniversityDover, DE Tier 4¹ Hornets
7 Florida A&M UniversityTallahassee, FL Tier 4 Rattlers
8 Morgan State UniversityBaltimore, MD Tier 4 Bears
9 Norfolk State UniversityNorfolk, VA Tier 4³ Spartans
10 North Carolina A&T State UniversityGreensboro, NC Tier 4 Aggies
11 University of Maryland–Eastern ShorePrincess Anne, MD Tier 4¹ Hawks
All school rankings listed are within the National Universities ranking category utilized in America's Best Colleges unless otherwise noted.
  • ‡Baccalaureate Colleges (South)
  • ¹Universities Master's (North)
  • ³Universities Master's (South)