Howard Holds Off Maryland Eastern Shore to Snap Nine-Game Losing Streak

The Howard Bison nearly blew a late lead against a scrappy University of Maryland Eastern Shore Hawks team, but held on long enough to snap a nine-game losing streak and earn their first Mid-Eastern...

Howard Defeats Morehouse in AT&T Nation’s Classic Thriller

Howard University took the second annual AT&T Nation’s Football Classic with a 30-29 victory over Morehouse College on a fourth –quarter touchdown Sept. 1. In a thrilling, tightly-contested game with eight lead changes, Howard pulled...

Morgan State Claims First Win of New Year over South Carolina State

Junior guard Justin Black scored 17 points as the Morgan State Bears successfully ended a five-game losing streak and cruised past Mid-eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) rival South Carolina State, 76-60, on Jan. 12 at...

Amanda Kimbers Still Breaking Records at Georgetown

Georgetown University sophomore Amanda Kimbers has officially stamped herself as the fastest woman on campus, and it only took her less than two years to do so. Kimbers has been smoking the competition with her...

Morgan Lady Bears’ Losing Skid Continues with Defeat by Del. State

Morgan State junior forward Tracey Carrington scored a double-double of 25 points with 11 rebounds, but it wasn’t enough to put a stop to a dreadful losing slump as the Lady Bears fell to...

Louisville Outlasts Michigan for Third National Title in School History

In one of the most exciting men’s basketball title games in recent history, No. 1 seed Louisville on April 8 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Ga., won its third national basketball championship in...

Kentucky’s Andrew Harrison Apologizes for Obscenity, Slur

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison apologized Sunday for directing an obscenity and a racial slur at Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky during a postgame news conference at the Final Four. Harrison muttered "F--- that...

MSU Cheer Bears Win 2012 MEAC Championship

Morgan State University won the 2012 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Cheerleading Championship Sunday evening at the Joel Coliseum in Winston Salem, North Carolina. The cheerleading championship is the opening event of the 2012 MEAC Basketball...

Hampton University Women Win Third Straight MEAC Title

Three years under head coach David Six, three titles. The Hampton University women’s basketball team won its third straight Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Tournament title—and the resulting automatic NCAA bid—with a 54-53 nail-biting win over...

Second Half Drought Dooms Coppin Women

BALTIMORE--It was a game of runs in the first half for both the Coppin State Lady Eagles and the Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Rams. But in the second half, the Rams got going while...

Blakeney Comes To Lead Bison Basketball Fortunes

By Mark F. Gray, Staff Writer, [email protected] In an attempt to keep the momentum of a basketball program that appears to be a contender in Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference, Howard University has turned to a blue blood with...

Twitter Exposes Villanova Star Donte DiVincenzo’s Old Tweets Saying N*gga

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] Most Blacks folks would probably tell you they expect White people to say the N-word when they’re amongst themselves or feel no Black person is watching. That may have been...

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