Hampton Beats Howard to Win Latest Battle of the Real HU

Senior forward Du’Vaughn Maxwell scored a team-high 16 points with eight rebounds to help the Hampton Pirates win the latest “Battle of the Real HU,” a 63-47 victory over the Howard Bison on Feb....

Hundreds Rally in Minn. Against Washington’s NFL Name

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hundreds of American Indians and their supporters rallied outside the Metrodome Thursday night to demand the Washington Redskins change the team's nickname, calling it racist and disrespectful. Carrying flags, signs and staffs...

Morgan State Falls to Richmond in FCS Playoffs

Sophomore running back Herb Walker Jr. rushed for 120 yards on 21 carries and junior quarterback Moses Skillon scored three touchdowns, but it wasn’t enough to advance the Morgan State Bears deeper into the...

Washington Loses to Jaguars as Cousins’ Role as Starter Raises Questions

The announcement on Aug. 31 that Kirk Cousins would be the starting quarterback of Washington’s NFL team has raised more questions than answers for the team. Did head coach Jay Gruden take a step in...

Wise Squeaks Out Win Over Calvert Hall

Upper Marlboro, Md.-based Wise High School narrowly beat Baltimore-based Calvert Hall 15-13 on Sept. 08. Wise jumped out to an early lead when senior running back John Oliver took the opening kickoff for 86-yards,...

Solid Pitching, Sound Defense Has Orioles Off to Good Start

It’s been two weeks since the start of the season, and the Baltimore Orioles have managed to remain atop the American League East with a 7-3 record as of April 15.  Every opponent Baltimore has...

Day Two of Draft: Redskins Wheel and Deal

On the first day of the NFL Draft, the Washington Redskins dealt for an extra second-round pick for Day Two. But facing a need for more picks, and more players, the Redskins traded three...

Washington’s Cousins is Running Out of Time to Prove His Staying Power

The window of opportunity isn't one that lasts long, especially in the NFL. With former incumbent starter Robert Griffin III permanently demoted in the District, the quarterback position for the Washington NFL team is...

Warriors Whip Cavaliers 110-77 to Take 2-0 NBA Finals Lead

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The repeat championship Golden State has spoken of since the very start more than eight months ago is suddenly two wins from becoming reality. That's the only way the Warriors' record-setting...

Kaepernick Stands Behind Decision Not to Vote for President

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Colin Kaepernick is standing behind his decision not to vote in the presidential election or even register to take part in the democratic process, saying he can effect change...

NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders Wins $2M Lawsuit Against Ex-Wife

NFL Hall of Fame cornerback Deion Sanders won more than $2 million in a defamation lawsuit against his ex-wife, according to media sources. Online gossip website TMZ reported that Sanders won a $2.2 million judgement...

Serena Williams Wonders Why She, Venus Get Court 2

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Serena Williams wonders why she and her older sister Venus have played once each on Court 2 at Wimbledon this year — instead of Centre Court or Court 1. After winning...