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...

Georgia or Alabama: Who Will Win College Football’s National Championship?

An all-SEC national championship game is not only a testament to how strong the conference is, but a better example of just how good both the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Georgia Bulldogs are....

Univ. of Connecticut Lady Huskies Win Third Straight National Title, 10th in Team History

Senior forward Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and junior guard Moriah Jefferson each scored 15 points to lead the Connecticut  Huskies to a 63-53 win over the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship...

Powerhouse Connecticut Too Much for Maryland

Junior forward Breana Stewart scored a team-high 25 points to lead the No. 1 seed Connecticut Huskies to an easy 81-58 win over fellow No. 1 seed Maryland in the Final Four round of...

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...

Wisconsin Snaps Kentucky’s Undefeated Streak in Final Four

Wisconsin senior forward Frank Kaminsky posted a double-double of 20 points and 11 rebounds to help the No. 1 seed Badgers knock off the undefeated Kentucky Wildcats, 71-64, in the Final Four round of...

Duke Stomps Michigan State to Reach National Title Game

Duke freshman forward Justice Winslow scored a team-high 19 points with nine rebounds to help the No. 1 seed Blue Devils cruise to a 81-61 win over the No. 7 seed Michigan  State Spartans...

Maryland Knocks Off Tennessee to Reach Final Four

Sophomore guard Lexi Brown scored a game-high 15 points and sophomore center Brionna Jones added 14 points with nine rebounds to help lead the No. 1 seed Maryland Terrapins to a 58-48 win over...

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