Another Viewpoint: “Be Careful What You Wish For”

If you live in the same world I do, I am sure you have heard this from some of your buddies and even on TV. Guys are complaining because they are catching grief from...

Capitals Hit Rhythm, Take Over First Place in NHL

As we embarked on a new year, there seemed to be a malaise of sorts among Capitals fans. We’ve witnessed winning before, so that really doesn’t move the needle as it should—the fans are...

Lady Bisons’ Five-Game Win Streak Ended with Loss to N.C. A&T

The Howard University Bison women’s basketball team fell to the North Carolina A&T State University Aggies, 63-55, on Jan. 21, snapping a five-game win streak for the Lady Bison. The loss to N.C. A&T dropped...

Lady Bears Lose 10th Straight, Fall 66-62 to Savannah State

The Morgan State University Lady Bears women’s basketball team lost its 10th straight game, a 66-62 overtime loss to the Savannah State University Lady Tigers on Jan. 21 in Savannah, Ga. The Lady Bears  haven’t...

Bowie State President Earns CIAA Hall of Fame Honor

When Bowie State President Dr. Mickey Burnim retires at the end of this academic year the reverberations will be felt throughout the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association for years. During more than three decades at...

Should Deshaun Watson be Top Pick in 2017?

How do you put the cap on a stellar college career? By totaling 450-plus yards and three touchdowns against the Alabama Crimson Tide defense in the national championship game. Simple.  Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson just left his imprint on the college...

Gervonta Davis Becomes First Pro Boxer from Baltimore to Win Boxing Championship in 16...

Professional boxer Gervonta "Tank" Davis knocked out Puerto Rican boxer Jose Pedraza in the seventh round to take the IBF super featherweight championship on Jan. 14 at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. The win...

Postgame Scuffle Dims Positive Week

The Washington Wizards are gelling as a team. After some early season rumors of inner tension, the Wizards are playing better basketball as the teammates become more familiar with one another. The growing closeness...

Coppin State Surges atop MEAC

Senior forward Chas Brown posted a double-double of 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Coppin State Eagles to a 75-73 win over North Carolina A&T on Jan. 14 at the Coppin State...
Bowie State University

Bowie State Stuck in a Funk

It has not been a pleasant 2017 so far for the Bowie State Bulldogs men's basketball team. The Bulldogs lost a home game to Lincoln University, 67-62, on Jan. 14 in Bowie, Md. It...

London Named Head of Bison’s Football Program

For a football program that has rolled craps for more than a decade, Howard University has pushed all its chips to the middle of the table hiring a Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) national championship...

Hodges’ Book Details Life After Being Blackballed

It’s commonplace today to see superstar athletes taking on the powers that be, challenging issues of injustice in America. Historical figures like Kareem Abdul Jabbar, Jim Brown and Muhammad Ali made waves challenging racism...