Jackson State Dominates Southern Miss, 78-60

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – Javeres Brent came off the bench to score a game high 22 points to lead the Jackson State men’s basketball team to a 78-60...

CSU Basketball Standout Demetria Nunley-Lash Performs Well At Combine

A standout, star player on the Central State Women's Basketball Team, Demetria Nunley-Lash had taken her talents to the 2015 WCL Las Vegas Summer Combine just a few...

Central State Student, Bria Spaulding, Keeping Busy Over Summer

Bria Spaulding, a sophomore student attending historically black Central State University, and is also a member of the university's woman's basketball team playing the point guard position,...

Hampton University Athletics Awarded $675,000 NCAA Academic Success Grant

HAMPTON, Va. – The NCAA has awarded the Hampton University Department of Athletics $675,000, over a three-year period, to continue the tradition of excellence on-and-off the field...

Ritz-Carlton and CIAA Settle Disagreement over Service Charge

Onnidan.com Raleigh - Following an investigation surrounding complaints over hotel service charges at the Ritz-Carlton hotel last February, the hotel will pay refunds to consumers, fund college scholarships...

New York Knicks Sign Former Norfolk State Spartan Kyle O’Quinn

New York Post Kyle O’Quinn has been a Knicks fan all his life and has seen a lot of bad teams growing up in South Jamaica, Queens. Now...

42 Hampton Student-Athletes Receive Degrees

Hampton Newsroom HAMPTON, Va. – Forty-two Hampton University student-athletes – past and present – received their degrees this past Sunday at the annual commencement ceremony held at Armstrong...

NC Central’s Moton Staying in Durham

There were circulating reports of uncertain truth over the weekend about North Carolina Central's head men's basketball coach LeVelle Moton being interviewed by Iowa State for the head...

NCCU’s LeVelle Moton Added to USA Basketball Coaching Staff

After coming off of yet another 20-win season (three consecutive), North Carolina Central's head men’s basketball coach LeVelle Moton was added to coach for the 2015 USA Basketball Men's U19...

Former HBCU Basketball Legend Bob Hopkins Dies At Age 80

Robert M. “Bob” Hopkins Sr. was a tremendous basketball coach and player. Hopkins, the head basketball coach of Xavier University of Louisiana from 1969-74, died on Friday,...

‘Creepy’ Behavior: NCCU Women’s Coach Ousted After Parent Complaint

DURHAM, N.C. — The behavior of the associate head coach of the North Carolina Central University women's basketball team was so odd that Tonya Kirkpatrick, the mother...

First HBCU Coach To Win NCAA Tournament Game Dies

Davey Whitney, the man who coached Alcorn State to NCAA Tournament history, died Sunday at the age of 85. Whitney led Alcorn State to a win against South...

Montez Robinson Named Alcorn State Head Basketball Coach

HBCU Sports Alcorn State University Director of Athletics Derek Horne announced today that Montez Robinson has been hired as the Braves new head men’s basketball coach. For the past...

FAMU Leading Scorer Jermaine Ruttley Expected To Transfer

One of the lone bright spots in the dismal season for Florida A&M basketball is leaving the program, according to reports. Florida A&M leading scorer Jermaine Ruttley is...

UMES Players Attend Hoops Event

University of Maryland Eastern Shore men's basketball players Mike Myers and Isaac Smith III were invited to participate in the Portsmouth Basketball Summit, which runs through Friday. The...

Busting Brackets

As many people fill out their brackets and predict who will be crowned the national champions after the National Collegiate Athletic Association tournament, two HBCU teams hope...

Kentucky Crushes Tennessee State In Women’s NCAA Tournament

(Tennessee State Athletics) LEXINGTON, Ky. – Brianna Lawrence poured in 16 points, Tennessee State’s historic season ended, Friday, with a, 97-52, loss to Kentucky in the opening...

Savannah State Women Eliminated From NCAA Tournament

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The best women’s basketball team in Savannah State history concluded their season Friday night with a 81-48 loss to South Carolina in the first...

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