The Jackson State University head football coach said the players are being "neglected & rejected."
United Airlines plans to have 50% of its training school students be women and people of color.
The candidacy status means the school can now apply for financial aid programs and Title IV funding.
The HBCU is excited about George’s potential to attract and work with talented players.
The HBCU documented a monumental rise in applications for the 2021-2022 academic year.