Coach Howard Promoted after Successful Season

The Lady Bison women’s basketball team finished with one of its best seasons in school history last season. And according to head coach Niki Reid Geckeler, their success was the result of hard work...

Reggie Holmes Shines at NBA Prospect Camp

The Morgan State Bears basketball squad ended its season weeks ago, but that hasn’t stopped its best player from dominating the court. MSU senior star Reggie Holmes—one of 64 players selected to compete in the...

Howard Women’s Tennis: Lady Bison Geared Up for MEAC Title Run

Howard University athletics hasn’t had much postseason success during the 2009-2010 year, but that may be changing soon. The Lady Bison tennis team completed its regular season on April 10 with a confidence-building win against...

Bowie State Softball: Lady Bulldogs Poised for Fourth Straight CIAA Championship

There hasn’t been a better softball team in the Central Interscholastic Athletic Association during the past four years than the Bowie State Lady Bulldogs. BSU has captured the CIAA Championship in each of the last...

Nolan Smith Gives Marylanders Reason to Cheer

Most Maryland Terrapins fans weren’t smiling when Duke claimed its fourth NCAA title on April 5, but maybe they should have. Although the Blue Devils are considered public enemy No. 1 to the fellow Atlantic...

UCONN Survives Stanford, 53-47, to win Championship

The Connecticut Lady Huskies (39-0) played perhaps their worst first half of basketball all season long in Tuesday night’s NCAA women’s championship game against Stanford in the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The same undefeated...

Moore Schools Baylor’s Griner in ‘Final Four’

Heading into the NCAA women’s “Final Four” on Easter Sunday (April 3), many fans were wondering how the undefeated Connecticut Lady Huskies were going to contain Baylor’s 6-foot-8-inch star freshman Brittney Griner. By halftime, that...

Butler Advances to National Championship Game

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UConn Superstar Maya Moore Shares Star Power with Center Tina Charles

The women’s NCAA tournament has been abuzz with the emergence of Baylor star freshman Brittney Griner, and fans might tune in Sunday night to see if the 6-foot-8-inch shot-blocking machine can snap the Connecticut...

Dayton Clips N.C. Tar Heels, 79-68,for Possibly Last NIT Tournament Title

It’s amazing how much can change in just one year, and the North Carolina Tar Heels were reminded of that as they fell to the Dayton Flyers, 79-68, in the National Invitation Tournament championship...

Baylor’s Griner Overshadows ‘Big Dance’

There may be just as many, if not more folks tuning into the Women’s “Final Four” as there will be for the men’s final games this weekend, thanks in large part to Baylor freshman...

‘And Then There Were Four’

When West Virginia (31-6) and Duke (33-5) clash in Saturday’s semifinal matchup, it’ll be the classic battle of rugged vs. finesse. The Mountaineers stormed their way through the first four rounds of the tournament...

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