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    Battle of Real HUs Highlights D.C. Holiday Hoops

    By MARK F. GRAY, AFRO Staff Writer,  [email protected] Howard and Hampton may no longer be conference rivals but the “Battle of the Real HUs” will continue.  The Bison and Pirates will renew acquaintances once again in the...

    Bayou Classic Win Keeps Southern Coach’s Job Secure For Now

    By MARK F. GRAY, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] For over four decades, 45 times to be exact, Grambling and Southern have met in New Orleans on the Saturday after Thanksgiving in what has become known as the...

    Oral Arguments Scheduled for HBCU-Maryland Inequality Case

    By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent, @StacyBrownMedia A coalition of HBCU students, alumni and others from Maryland are planning to pack the Fourth District Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia next month for...

    FAMU Names “Rattlers for Justice”

    By AFRO Staff Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) named three FAMU College of Law students to be awarded its inaugural Rattler for Justice scholarships. The university, and HBCU established in 1887, determined the awardees via...

    Food Resource Center Opens at Morgan State

    By Morgan State University Newsroom Morgan State University announced the upcoming December 7 opening of a Food Resource Center (FRC), via press release. The new center is intended to address food insecurity within its student population. The...

    Professors at HU Break Down Black Women in the 2018 Elections

    By Brianna McAdoo, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] 2018 marks 50 years since the first Black woman Shirley Chisholm (D-NY) was elected to the U.S. Congress; and in 2018 Black women have continued her legacy making their mark...

    Bowie State Wins First National Playoff Game In School History

    By MARK F. GRAY, Staff Writer It was clear from the start that Bowie State was not overwhelmed by the NCAA Division II playoffs when hosting West Alabama at Bulldogs Stadium.  The Bulldogs learned valuable lessons...

    Howard Football Coach Resigns, London Leaves for William and Mary

    By Mark Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] Two years into the renaissance of the Howard University football program an unexpected reset is needed. Mike London, the 2017 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Coach of the Year, resigned to become...

    Bowie State Band Suspended Indefinitely for Alleged Hazing

    By MARK F. GRAY, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] The only thing missing from Bowie State’s CIAA championship celebration was its “soul” and they may not have it for quite some time.  An ongoing investigation into hazing allegations...

    DMV HBCU Report: Howard Falls at Norfolk State, While Morgan Stops Delaware State

    By MARK F. GRAY, Staff Writer, [email protected] NORFOLK STATE END HOWARD’S MEAC SEASON WITH LOSS Howard saved its worst for last as the conference portion of its season came to a disappointing conclusion at Norfolk State.  Thanks to...

    Sen. Elizabeth Warren Selected to Deliver Morgan State University December Commencement Address

    By Morgan State University Newsroom Morgan State University (MSU) President David Wilson today announced that the senior senator from Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren, will be the keynote speaker for the University’s sixth annual December Commencement Exercises, to be held...

    Taylor, Douglas, Boozer Among Latest Black College HOF Class

    By The Associated Press John Taylor from Delaware State and Hugh Douglas from Central State are among the seven new inductees to the Black College Football Hall of Fame. Joining Taylor and Douglas in the 10th...

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