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Supreme Court Rejects NCAA Appeal of O’Bannon Case

Supreme Court Rejects NCAA Appeal of O’Bannon Case

by Ralph D. Russo, Associated Press | October 3, 2016
The U.S. Supreme Court will not hear the NCAA’s appeal of the Ed O’Bannon case, leaving [...] Read more
CIAA Keeps Basketball Tournaments in Charlotte

CIAA Keeps Basketball Tournaments in Charlotte

by Diverse Staff | October 2, 2016
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association, overwhelmingly comprised of historically Blac [...] Read more
10 Black coaches who should get a chance to be a head coach in 2017

10 Black coaches who should get a chance to be a head coach in 2017

by Frank J. Matthews | September 29, 2016
With the recent announcement of Les Miles being fired at LSU there is much discussion about po [...] Read more

Tennessee State Legendary Track Coach Ed Temple Dies

by Reginald Stuart | September 25, 2016
Ed Temple guided women’s track athletes to 40 Olympic medals as he served for some four decad [...] Read more

Colin Kaepernick Controversy Puts Presidential Debate in Perspective

by Emil Guillermo |
Fans don’t realize it, but Colin Kaepernick knows there are more important things in life tha [...] Read more

Why Must College Athletes Face Rules Double Jeopardy?

by Robin L. Hughes | September 22, 2016
Athletes who participate in schools p-20 are held accountable by two sets of standards: by the [...] Read more
Mike Lonergan Out as George Washington University Coach after Investigation

Mike Lonergan Out as George Washington University Coach after Investigation

by Associated Press | September 18, 2016
WASHINGTON ― George Washington University has fired basketball coach Mike Lonergan. Universit [...] Read more

2 Black Athletic Conferences Rethinking Holding Tournaments in North Carolina

by Catherine Morris | September 15, 2016
Two Black athletic conferences have not moved scheduled championship events out of North Caroli [...] Read more
Doctor Accused by 2 Gymnasts Cleared in Previous Complaint

Doctor Accused by 2 Gymnasts Cleared in Previous Complaint

by Noah Trister, Associated Press | September 14, 2016
EAST LANSING, Mich. ― A doctor accused of sexual abuse by two gymnasts ― including a former [...] Read more
NCAA President Mark Emmert: We Won’t Push ACC on Bathroom Law

NCAA President Mark Emmert: We Won’t Push ACC on Bathroom Law

by Ralph D. Russo, Associated Press | September 13, 2016
NCAA President Mark Emmert says it is up to the Atlantic Coast Conference to decide whether it [...] Read more
NCAA Pulls 7 Events Out of North Carolina Due to LGBT Law

NCAA Pulls 7 Events Out of North Carolina Due to LGBT Law

by Aaron Beard, Associated Press |
Basketball-crazed North Carolina has lost its next chance to host NCAA men’s basketball tourn [...] Read more
Texas Asks State Supreme Court to Block Track Coach Lawsuit

Texas Asks State Supreme Court to Block Track Coach Lawsuit

by Jim Vertuno, Associated Press | September 7, 2016
AUSTIN, Texas ― The University of Texas recently asked the state Supreme Court to block a sex [...] Read more
Board Hires Kansas Attorney to Investigate North Dakota State President

Board Hires Kansas Attorney to Investigate North Dakota State President

by Dave Kolpack, Associated Press | September 1, 2016
FARGO, N.D. ― A Kansas investigator has been hired to look into whether embattled North Dakot [...] Read more

Thanks to Colin Kaepernick and Those Who Can’t Stand Racial Injustice

by William Small Jr. |
The presence of sport in American society has always lived under the long shadow of racism. [...] Read more
Diversity a Winner at Olympics

Diversity a Winner at Olympics

by | August 21, 2016
If you believe in diversity like I do, the Olympic Games set a really high bar. [...] Read more