Bears Spark Comeback Victory against Loyola Marymount in Season Opener

The Morgan State Bears were perhaps the best HBCU basketball team in the nation last year, finishing with a 26-9 overall record and a trip to the NCAA Championship tournament. And it appears the...

U.S. Tennis Association Honors Local Legend

On Nov. 13, tennis champion Ann Koger was inducted into the United States Tennis Association’s Middle States Hall of Fame, making her just the third Black and first woman to receive this honor. But...

UDC Falls to 0-2 as Bowie State Wins Season Opener

UDC freshman Philip Izevbehai scored 23 points on 7 of 10 shooting from the field against the local rival Bowie State Bulldogs on Nov. 15, but that wasn’t enough to keep his team from...

Pacquiao Dominates Margarito in 12 Rounds

It wasn’t the fight that the entire world was waiting to see, but superstar boxer Manny Pacquiao ‘s beat-down on challenger Antonio Margarito sufficed enough for most hungry boxing followers. Just months removed from yet...

Wizards Weekly: Wall’s Triple Double, Sprained Foot Highlight Week

The Washington Wizards opened up the second week of November with a 98-91 victory over the Houston Rockets on Nov. 9 but the win was overshadowed by rookie point guard John Wall’s performance. Wall...

Bison Drop Fifth in a Row to Bethune-Cookman

The Howard Bison dropped their fifth straight game in a 35-20 loss to the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats Nov. 13 in Daytona Beach, FL. Howard (1-9) battled back from a 21-0 halftime deficit behind three touchdown...

Shaw Edges Virginia State 14-7 to Claim CIAA Championship

The Central Interscholastic Athletic Association (CIAA) football championship game was a tale of two stories Saturday, Nov. 14 at Durham County Stadium. You would think the Shaw University Bears completely toppled the Virginia State University...

Ravens Blow Comeback Attempt at Georgia Dome, Falcons Win 26-21

The Baltimore Ravens couldn’t overcome the challenges of a short week as they fell to Atlanta Falcons, 26-21, Nov. 11 in a Thursday night special at the Georgia Dome. Teams usually have a full...

South Carolina State Rips Morgan State, 32-10

The Ravens weren’t the only team from Baltimore featured in a Thursday night football special. Unfortunately for the Morgan State Bears, they didn’t have nearly as much success as the Ravens, falling to the...

Georgetown Survives Scare in Opening Game Against Old Dominion

Throughout the off-season, the convention wisdom held that Georgetown would only be as good as its three veteran guards, seniors Austin Freeman and Chris Wright, and junior Jason Clark. After a slow start, the...

Grambling Ranked No. 1 for Fourth Straight Week

NEW YORK/Fuquay-Varina, N.C.—For the fourth-straight week, the Grambling State Tigers (8-1) sit atop the latest editions of the Boxtorow.com/BASN HBCU Football top-10 Power Ranking polls. Winners of eight straight games, the Tigers received nine of...

UDC Ends Volleyball Season with 20-8 Record

The University of the District of Columbia Firebirds Women’s Volleyball Team recently ended their regular season in winning fashion with a 3-0 shutout victory over the Virginia State University Trojans. Senior middle hitter Karen Trevino...