Volleyball, football and men's and women's basketball are among the championship sports sponsored by the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. The league declares champions in 16 sports, as of 2015.
Sports for male athletes in the MEAC include baseball, basketball, tennis and cross country. Other men's sports include football, indoor and outdoor track and field, and golf. Female athletes compete in basketball, tennis, volleyball and cross country, as well as softball, indoor and outdoor track and field, and bowling.
All sports compete as NCAA Division I teams. The football team is in the Football Championship Subdivision, which was formerly Division I-AA.
The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference includes 13 historically black colleges and universities along the Atlantic coast from Delaware to Florida.