Saint Augustine’s Cruises to Impressive Victory over Bowie State

The contest was expected to be close between the two top Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) teams, but Saint Augustine’s University jumped out to a 29-0 lead at halftime and cruised to an impressive...

Howard Falls to N.C. A&T, 78-65

Howard University had no answer for the North Carolina A&T Aggies, falling 78-65 in their Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) matchup at Burr Gymnasium in Washington, D.C. Jan. 15. Sophomore forward Dadrian Collins scored a team-high...

Howard Tops Hampton in “Battle of Real HU”

It’s been a season of ups and downs for the Howard University Bison, who continue to make strides as the season winds down. Howard’s most recent high came as they trumped longtime rival the...

Morgan State Makes Light Work of UMBC, 75-62

Two weeks off seemed to do the Morgan State University Bears men’s basketball team some good, as MSU cruised to a 75-62 home victory over the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) Retrievers on...

Hampton Lady Pirates Narrowly Defeat Coppin State in MEAC Championship Game

Nicole Hamilton scored a game-high 20 points to lead the Hampton Lady Pirates to a 50-47 win over Coppin State for their fifth straight Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) women’s basketball championship on March 15...

Alabama Remains No. 1 in HBCU Football

For the third-straight week the Alabama State Hornets hold the No. 1 spot in the Boxtorow National HBCU media and coaches’ football power ranking polls. Alabama State received 19 of 23 first-place votes from...

One-Legged Wrestler Wins NCAA Championship

Arizona State University (ASU) senior wrestler Anthony Robles recently capped off his college career accomplishing the most difficult task in the sport: winning the NCAA Championship. He earned the 2011 125-pound title with an...

Coppin Lady Eagles Defeat UMES

Senior forward Kyra Coleman scored a career-high 30 points and added nine rebounds to lead the Coppin State Lady Eagles to a 80-64 win over the University of Maryland Eastern Shore at the W....

Arkansas-Pine Bluff Finishes Season as No. 1 HBCU

After claiming their first-ever Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) championship outright, the University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff (UAPB) Golden Lions finished the season No.1 in the Boxtorow national coaches’ poll.  The Golden Lions came from behind to...

Morgan Defeats Delaware State, 34-24, in Homecoming Thriller

It doesn’t get any more exciting than the come-from-behind thriller Morgan State’s football team hosted during its homecoming celebration game on Oct. 23 at Hughes Stadium in Baltimore. With 14,312 fans in attendance, Morgan quarterback...

AFRO’s 2014 NCAA Tournament Bracket Prediction

They say the definition of insanity is to do the same thing and expect different results. Well, call me crazy, because I’m back with another shot at filling out a perfect bracket for the...

Georgetown Snaps Howard’s Two-Game Winning Streak

The Georgetown Hoyas snapped the Howard Bison’s two-game winning streak with a 21-3 victory on Oct. 15 at Greene Stadium. The Hoyas got on the board first with a seven-play, 70-yard drive capped by...

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