Howard Falls to N.C. A&T, 78-65

Howard University had no answer for the North Carolina A&T Aggies, falling 78-65 in their Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) matchup at Burr Gymnasium in Washington, D.C. Jan. 15. Sophomore forward Dadrian Collins scored a team-high...

Morgan State Extends Three-Game Win Streak with 71-55 Victory over S.C. State

The Morgan State University (MSU) Bears men’s basketball team extended their winning streak to three games after cruising to a 71-55 victory over Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) opponent South Carolina State University (SCSU) on...

Steelers Edge Ravens, 31-24, Advance to AFC Championship

Click here to view a slideshow of the Ravens battle against the Steelers. The Baltimore Ravens dropped a 31-24 nail-biter against their arch-rival, the Pittsburgh Steelers, in the AFC divisional round on Jan. 15 at...

Red Hot Lady Firebirds Win 9 of Last 10 Games

The UDC Lady Firebirds women’s basketball team has won 9 of its last 10 games and is currently on its third three-game winning streak of the season after a big win over the Central...

Bison Fall in 5-Game Losing Funk

The Howard Bison extended their losing funk to five games after their latest trip up i295 to Baltimore. Howard fell to the Morgan State Bears, 75-62, on Jan. 8, and then followed up with...

Cam Newton, Auburn Edges Oregon for BCS Title

The No. 1 ranked Auburn University Tigers captured the 2011 Bowl Championship Series college football title after edging out the No.2 Oregon University Ducks, 22-19, on Jan. 10 at the University of Phoenix Stadium. Heisman...

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...

Jets Upend Colts with 17-16 Upset in Indy

The New York Jets advanced to the AFC division championship round of the AFC playoffs after nailing a game-winning field goal to edge the Indianapolis Colts, 17-16, in a wild card match on Jan....

Seahawks Stun Saints, 41-36, Advance to Second Round

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll never gave off the impression of disbelief, despite watching his team pull off an unbelievable upset of the defending champion New Orleans Saints, 41-36, at Qwest Field in Seattle...

Wizards Week 11: Road Losing Streak Continues to Grow for Washington

The Washington Wizards sandwiched a home victory between two road losses in the first week of the New Year, dropping their overall record to 9-26. The two additional road defeats drove Washington’s road losing...

Ravens Rip Chiefs, 30-7, Advance to Face Steelers in Second Round

The Baltimore Ravens maintained their drive to claim the 2011 Super Bowl title Jan. 9 as they ripped the Kansas City Chiefs, 30-7, in a NFL wild card match at Arrowhead Stadium in Missouri. Kansas...

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