Bowie Honors Student Athletes

The Bowie State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics concluded its 2009-2010 athletic year May 2 with its 10th Annual Awards Banquet at Florian Hall. Athletic as well as academic awards were presented to members...

Heisman’s Manziel to Miss First Half of Tex. A&M’s First Game

After all the talk about an investigation of Johnny Manziel for violating rules by getting paid for his autograph, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) levied a half-game suspension on him Aug. 25. The 2012...

UDC Women Blast Salem, 98-48, for Third Straight Win

The University of District of Columbia (UDC) women’s basketball team picked up its third straight win after routing the Salem International Fighting Lady Tigers, 98-48, on Feb. 12 in Salem, W.Va. The win marked the...

Norfolk State’s Defeat of Missouri Nominated as ESPY’s ‘Best Upset’ of 2012

Norfolk State University’s men's basketball team has been nominated for the 2012 ESPY’s “Best Upset” award after pulling off one of the most stunning victories of the year back in March. Norfolk State had captured...

Howard Crushes Savannah State

Sophomore running back Aquanius Freeman rushed for a career-high 212 yards and two touchdowns to lead Howard to an easy 56-9 win over Savannah State University (SSU) in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) game...

Bethune-Cookman Puts Howard Men Back in Loser’s Column

Howard men’s basketball team had its most current win-streak come to an end after falling to Bethune Cookman, 73-67, in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference game at Burr Gymnasium on Feb. 13. The Bison had...

Morgan State Crushed by a Strong University of Akron

Morgan State lost its second straight game after facing a much higher-ranked opponent for the second consecutive weekend. Last week, MSU lost 56-34 to University of Buffalo. This week, they got crushed by the...

Delaware Women, Morgan State Men Capture 9th Annual MSU Legacy Meet Titles

The cold and rainy weather which has plagued past Morgan State Legacy Meets and was again predicted to take place all day on April 21 was nonexistent until the event was over. Instead, the...

Georgetown Basketball Gears Up for New Season

With the early departure of All-American center Greg Monroe to the NBA, many questions surround this year’s edition of the Georgetown Hoyas men’s basketball team. But with two of the best guards in the...

Coppin State Beats Crosstown Foe Morgan State

Junior guard Sterling Smith scored a game-high 21 points to lead the Coppin State Eagles to an 88-77 win over crosstown rival Morgan State Bears on Feb. 28 at the PEC in Baltimore, Md. The...

Morgan State Track and Field Sends 18 Qualifiers to MEAC Championship

The Morgan State men's indoor track and field team had quite a weekend at the Golden Flash Gala, hosted by Kent State from Dec. 10-12. The Bears captured two events and placed three in...

P.G. County Sports & Learning Complex Track Named after BSU Coach Colbert

Bowie State University Assistant Track and Field Coach Larry Colbert was honored in June by the Prince George's County Council, and the county’s Planning Board of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission in...

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