Lady Bulldogs Win CIAA Bowling Title for Eighth Time in 10 Years

By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] Bowie State University women's bowling dynasty under head coach Andrew Campbell continued as they won their fifth straight CIAA Championship defeating Fayetteville State University 4-2. The win also marks...

Bison Basketball Season Ends

By Mark F. Gray, Staff Writer, [email protected] Despite nearly a triple double performance from the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Player of the Year R.J. Cole, Howard’s season ended with an 81-72 loss at Coastal Carolina in the first...

Peterson Brothers Bring Their Family Affair to MGM Fight Card March 26

By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] MGM National Harbor arena is now a timeshare for the D.M.V.’s first families of world championship boxing.  The venue, which has already hosted two championship cards featuring Team Gary...

Maryland Faces Must Win Moment In NCAA Tournament

By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] Leaving the Atlantic Coast Conference for the money of the B1G finally paid dividends for the Maryland men’s basketball program.  After losing in the first round of the conference’s...

Bozeman Won’t Return as Morgan’s Basketball Coach

By AFRO Staff The Morgan State University men’s basketball team will have a new coach next season. Morgan’s Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Edward Scott announced today his decision to not renew Todd Bozeman’s contract as head...

Maryland’s Kaila Charles Finds Niche on Basketball Court

By DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — As part of a family with two Olympic runners, Kaila Charles felt obligated to test her athletic skills on the track. Fortunately for Maryland, Charles...

Ravens Welcome Ingram and Thomas, say Farewell to Rosburg

By DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — A whirlwind week for the Baltimore Ravens continued Friday when special teams coach Jerry Rosburg retired after an 11-year run with the team. The surprise...

Maryland Makes Changes to Practice After McNair’s Death

By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] For nearly one year, the University of Maryland has been trying to overcome its culpability in the death of former offensive lineman Jordan McNair. One day after the athletic...

Bowie State Women Head Back to NCAA Women’s Tournament

By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] For the second consecutive season the women of Bowie State will extend the basketball season by making the NCAA Division II Tournament.  The Lady Bulldogs, who were upset in...

DMV HBCU Report

By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] By the time the CIAA Tournament shifted from the preliminary rounds at the Bojangles Center to the Spectrum Center it had already ended for Bowie State.  The Bulldogs and...

Watkins Award Honors Nation’s Top Black HS Players

By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] For 30 years the National Alliance of African American Athletes has created a movement amongst young high school football talent who buy into being a part of the legacy...

DMV HBCU Report: Howard Peaks at the Right Time Ending the Regular Season

By Mark F. Gray, AFRO Staff Writer, [email protected] As the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference basketball season prepares for next week’s tournament in Norfolk, VA, it could be time for one of the most enigmatic teams in Division I...

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