Howard Salvages Final Game of Three-Game Series vs. Coppin State

Dominque Lawrence limited Coppin State to just three hits and also went 3-for-4 with a run batted in to lead Howard to a 3-1 victory over Coppin State in the finale of a three-game...

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...

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...

Bison Offense Impresses Coach Harrell as Season Approaches

Howard first-year Head Coach Gary Harrell said last week that he believes his defensive unit led by all-MEAC linebacker Keith Pough was more aggressive and ahead of the learning curve than his offensive unit...

Another Loss for Bison as Quarterback Carousel Spins

(New Meadowlands Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ)— The Howard Bison (0-4) are barely out of their fourth game of the season (a 20-3 loss) against the Morgan State Bears but they are already on their...

Howard Rolls over Morehouse in Nation’s Football Classic

Howard senior quarterback Greg McGhee scored five touchdowns as the Bison made light work of Morehouse with 35-17 victory in the Nation's Football Classic on Sept. 13 at RFK Stadium in Northeast Washington, D.C. Morehouse...

Morgan State Women Silence Florida A&M, 63-54, in Overtime

Sophomore guard Moneshia Davis came off the bench to score 15 points and senior guard Brittany Dodson added 13 points to lead Morgan State to a 63-54 overtime victory over host Florida A&M (FAMU)...

Clutch Shooting Ends Losing Slump & Lifts Bowie State Past Shaw

Bowie State University senior guard Ray Gatling scored a game-high 18 points, including two game-winning free throws, as the Bowie State University Bulldogs edged past the Shaw University Bears, 60-59, in a Central Interscholastic...

Scoring Drought Cost Howard in Loss to Aggies

The Howard University Bison men's basketball team was never able to get on track offensively as they fell behind big early and went scoreless for the last 9:36 of the first half en route...

Eight Straight for Lady Bison with Win over UMES

The Howard University women's basketball team won its eighth straight, 62-49, over the University of Maryland-Eastern Shore (9-16 overall, 6-7 MEAC) on Feb. 20 at Burr Gym on senior night. The Lady Bison, now...

UMES Drops Frankie Allen as Men’s Head Basketball Coach

Frankie Allen, men’s head basketball coach at Maryland Eastern-Shore (UMES) for six seasons, will not return next year, the school announced March 12. Allen was hired in 2008 at UMES and has compiled an overall...

DMV HBCU Report: Defensive Woes Derail Teams In Conference Defeats

By MARK F. GRAY, Special to the AFRO The common theme that binds Howard, Morgan State, and Bowie State is there’s no D being played in DMV when it matters most. Defense cost all three, leaving...

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