Georgetown’s Austin Freeman Develops Diabetes

Georgetown junior guard Austin Freeman has been diagnosed with diabetes. Doctors don’t believe the condition will affect his basketball career, however. Freeman, Georgetown’s leading scorer at (17 points per game) complained of a stomach virus...

MEAC Offers ‘Big Stage’ for HBCUs

The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference basketball championship tournament, scheduled to begin March 8, has attracted more followers than normal this year, thanks in large part to the outstanding play of its top-ranked team, the Morgan...

Howard Finds Gem in Doyle

During a time when there are no secrets in the recruiting world of college athletics, Howard University may have trumped everyone and landed one of the best-kept secrets in women’s college basketball. When the...

Black Figure Skating Duo First in Olympic History

Many viewers in the African-American community took an interest in the Winter Olympics to follow Black speed skater Shani Davis. But they may have another reason to tune into the Winter Games this year. French...

Morgan State Basketball: Bears Fall in ESPN Bracket-Buster

Morgan State has played outstanding basketball for most of this season, which is why they were selected to be one of the mid-major basketball programs to compete in the ESPN Bracket-Buster weekend games. Unfortunately for...

Nate Robinson Wins Third Dunk Contest

New York Knicks star Nate Robinson became the first player in NBA history to win the slam dunk contest three times after edging out Toronto Raptors rookie DeMar DeRozan in the contest’s final round...

Morgan State Basketball: Bears on 11-Game Winning Streak

The Morgan State Bears extended their winning streak to 11 games with a rout of the Winston-Salem State Rams, 79-65, on February 13 in a non-conference matchup at Hill Field House in Baltimore. The...

2010 Winter Olympics: Davis Starts Slow, but Ready for Fast Finish

Superstar speed skater Shani Davis finished his first event in the 2010 Winter Olympics with a 12th place time of 6 minutes and 28.44 seconds during the 5,000 meter race, finishing one place behind...

Morgan State Men’s Basketball: Bears Defeat FAMU – Remain Perfect in MEAC

The Morgan State Bears maintained their perfect record against Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference competition, routing the Florida A&M Rattlers, 94-68, on February 7 at Hill Field House in Baltimore. The lopsided victory improved MSU to 9-0...

NFL Super Bowl: Saints Claim First Super Bowl Championship

The celebration of Mardi Gras has begun earlier than usual, as the party kicked off in the streets of New Orleans February 7 after the Saints claimed their first NFL championship in franchise history...

Morgan State Women’s Basketball: Tiny Adams Sets School Record in Steals

The Morgan State Lady Bears couldn’t snap the North Carolina A&T Lady Aggies’ Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference winning streak on Feb. 1 as they fell to A&T, 67-56, in Greensboro, N.C. Instead, the loss ended MSU’s...

Morgan State Basketball: Holmes Snags Fifth MEAC Honor

Morgan State Bears senior star Reggie Holmes was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Player of the Week on Feb. 1, following a couple of outstanding performances at the end of January. Holmes helped lead...