Former USC Cornerback Jack Jones Arrested for Burglary

By The Associated Press SANTA PAULA, Calif. (AP) — Former USC starting cornerback Jack Jones has been arrested after police say he tried to burglarize a California fast-food restaurant. Police say the 20-year-old Jones and another...

Slaton, White Among 11-Member WVU Sports Hall of Fame Class

By The Associated Press MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Quarterback Pat White and running back Steve Slaton highlight the West Virginia Sports Hall of Fame's 2018 class. WVU athletic director Shane Lyons announced the 11-member class Sunday....

MSU Softball Wins First MEAC North Division Title in School History

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] The Morgan State Lady Bears softball team is headed to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Championship Tournament and they’re favorites to win it all after finishing the regular season with easily...

MSU Tennis Team Wins MEAC Championship

The Morgan Lady Bears Tennis Team won the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Championship Tournament April 28. MSU beat Hampton 4-1, winning the championship for the first time since 1994.

Howard U. Tennis Team Moving Up Rankings

By Daniel Kucin Jr., Special to the AFRO The Howard University women's tennis team recently moved up to second place in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Northern Division after shutting out Coppin State University 4-0 on...

‘I’ll Send You Back to Africa’

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] Brandeis University head basketball coach  Brian Meehan was fired last week after being accused of racist behavior towards his players. Brandeis University President Ronald D. Liebowitz released a statement April 5,...

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...

Baltimore’s Phil Booth Joins Rare Company After Leading Villanova to Two National Championships

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] Baltimore native Phil Booth just etched his place amongst College Basketball’s immortality after helping lead the Villanova Wildcats to a 79-62 victory over the Michigan Wolverines in the NCAA Men’s Basketball...

Villanova Students, Fans Celebrate Title, 2 Arrests Reported

Students at Villanova University flooded the streets around campus to celebrate the Wildcats' second NCAA men's basketball championship in three years, and police reported two arrests following the partying. Villanova defeated Michigan 79-62 in Monday's...

Near-Perfect Paschall Gives ‘Nova Another 3-Point Shooter

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Eric Paschall was close to perfect in the Final Four. The Villanova forward became the fifth player to go 10 for 11 or better from the floor in a Final Four...

Who Will Win It All? Villanova or Michigan?

By Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley, AFRO Sports  Chaos has settled and the NCAA Tournament has played itself down to the championship game. Villanova and Michigan will tip off Monday night in a highly accredited...

Bowie State Cinderella Women’s Season Ends in NCAA Regional Final

The clock finally struck midnight on the Cinderella post season for the Bowie State Lady Bulldogs in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Division II women’s basketball tournament. After pulling the biggest upset in this...
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