Morgan State Tops Delaware State to Snap Nine-Game Losing Skid

The Morgan State University Bears men's basketball team saw eight different players score in a collective effort to top the Delaware State University Hornets, 63-58, on Jan. 9 at the Hill Field House in...

Howard Dominates Morehouse in Third Annual Nation’s Football Classic

Howard junior quarterback Greg McGhee threw three touchdowns as the Bison beat Morehouse College, 27-16, in the third annual AT&T Nation’s Football Classic on Sept. 7 at RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C. The first two...

College Basketball Star Implicated in 50s Hoop Scandal, Dies at 82

Sherman White, a 1950s college basketball star at Long Island University (LIU) who served jail time for point shaving, has died. He was 82. White died of congestive heart failure on Aug. 4 at his home in...

Simone Biles Rolls to 3rd Straight National Title

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Simone Biles' friends are running out of words to describe her almost as quickly as Biles is running out of competition. At the moment, there is none. And a year might not be enough...

Ohio State Runs Through Alabama to National Title Game

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott sprinted down the field, nothing between him and the end zone. Cardale Jones was right on his heels, eager to join the celebration. They can keep right on running. Next...

Strong Pitching, Clutch Hitting Has Orioles on Long Win Streak

There hasn’t been a hotter team in the American League over the last two weeks than the Baltimore Orioles, who have won seven straight games and eight of their last 10 matchups. The win...

Imagine If LeBron James Sat or Kneeled in Protest like Kaepernick

It’s good to know that Colin Kaepernick is not alone.  NFL stars Marshawn Lynch and Michael Bennett both decided to sit down during the national anthem in recent preseason games. Their gestures not only served as...

UDC Sits Atop East Coast Conference after Crushing Queens

The University of the District of Columbia women's basketball team won their third straight game after crushing Queens College, 69-53, on Jan. 18 at UDC’s campus in Washington, D.C. The win advanced UDC to a...

Three Downs from the District: Analyzing the Redskins 30-16 Loss to the Rams

After opening up against two of Texas’ best and staring at a road affair with the Philadelphia Eagles next week, the Washington Redskins were facing the proverbial “Trap Game” against the St. Louis Rams...

50 Million Could Watch Mayweather-McGregor in the US Alone

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Conor McGregor's improbable challenge of Floyd Mayweather Jr. could be seen by a staggering 50 million people in the United States as fans and the curious gather in small and...

Washington Rounding Back into Form for Playoff Push

There isn’t much time left in the NBA regular season, and the Washington Wizards are starting to find their sense of urgency. It took nearly two months for the team to  show some signs...

‘I Set Out to Prove Everyone Wrong’: Paralyzed Football Star Moves Forward

On a balmy afternoon in West Baltimore, Van Brooks and an exuberant gaggle of adolescents have gathered outside on a city sidewalk, preparing to race a soap box derby car. The youngsters worked together to...