MSU Lady Bears Hold Off Howard, 56-46

The Morgan State University (MSU) women's basketball team began the new year on the right track, as senior forward Theresa Davis scored a game-high 15 points and senior guard Brittany Dodson added 12 points...

Morgan State Men Drop Howard, 75-62

Morgan State Bears’ star junior forward Kevin Thompson scored 15 points and racked up 15 rebounds to help the MSU men’s basketball team defeat the Howard University Bison, 75-62, on Jan. 8 at Hill...

Lady Firebirds Snap 3-Game Losing Streak, Advance to 8-6

The University of the District of Columbia Lady Firebirds snapped a three-game losing skid and advanced to an impressive 8-6 overall record on the season after a blowout victory over the Fayetteville State University...

Hampton, Winston-Salem State Tops in HBCU Basketball Power Rankings

Fuquay-Varina, N.C. – Hampton University and Winston-Salem State University top the Boxtorow.com HBCU Division I basketball top-five and Division II/NAIA top-10 power ranking polls released on Jan. 3. Hampton has gotten off to a hot...

Donna Polk Named CIAA Coach of Week

Bowie State University’s Donna Polk was named Central Interscholastic Athletic Association (CIAA) Coach of the Week on Jan. 3 for her outstanding coaching throughout two games last week. The third-year coach led the BSU...

Sluggish Georgetown Pulls Away from DePaul for 86-75 Win

For the first 30 minutes of Georgetown’s Jan. 1 matchup with DePaul, it seemed as if Georgetown was still hung over from a night of New Year’s Eve partying. But Georgetown’s guards eventually took...

Late Free Throws Lead Morgan Past Robert Morris, 67-66

Morgan State Bears junior guard Aric Brooks hit two free throws with 13.4 seconds left that turned out to be the difference in a 67-66 victory over Robert Morris University (RMU) at Hill Field...

Ala. Family Settles Lawsuit Against School System Over Hairstyle Discrimination

Auburn, Ala. school officials and the family of a Black high school student who was barred from playing basketball because he insisted on wearing his hair in braids settled a racial discrimination lawsuit against...

Howard Returns to Action With 69-65 Win Over Loyola

Playing their first game in two weeks, the Howard Bison snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 69-65 win over Loyola at Burr Gymnasium on Dec. 22. Sophomore forward Mike Phillips led all scorers...

Morgan State Makes Light Work of UMBC, 75-62

Two weeks off seemed to do the Morgan State University Bears men’s basketball team some good, as MSU cruised to a 75-62 home victory over the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) Retrievers on...

Georgetown Gets Through Exams, Aces Loyola

Georgetown head coach John Thompson III said he was nervous that a week of final exams for his players might have disrupted their focus on basketball. But his feelings were unwarranted as his squad...

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...

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