Sports - Higher Education
The Minority Coach Roundup Week 5

The Minority Coach Roundup Week 5

by Frank J. Matthews | October 2, 2018
This weekend was another exciting one for 13 of the 18 minority head coaches in the Football Bo [...] Read more
The Minority Coach Roundup

The Minority Coach Roundup

by Frank J. Matthews | September 24, 2018
This weekend was full of action packed games for the 18 minority head coaches in the Football [...] Read more
College of Ozark Drops Nike, Amid New Ad Campaign

College of Ozark Drops Nike, Amid New Ad Campaign

by | September 7, 2018
Shortly after Nike’s new ad campaign with Colin Kaepernick began airing, the College of the O [...] Read more

NBA Icon Isiah Thomas Inspires Others to Support HBCUs

by | August 24, 2018
Isiah Thomas, a two-time NBA champion, is encouraging community members to support historically [...] Read more
Buckeyes Tap Acting Head Coach as Meyer Faces Probe

Buckeyes Tap Acting Head Coach as Meyer Faces Probe

by | August 2, 2018
Ohio State University has appointed offensive coordinator Ryan Day to serve as acting coach dur [...] Read more

LeBron Adds to Education Support, Opens Public School

by | July 31, 2018
LeBron James, a forward for the Los Angeles Lakers, has opened a public elementary school named [...] Read more

New Maryland Athletic Director Finds Redemption

by Gregory Clay | June 26, 2018
Damon Evans was officially named the full-time athletic director at the University of Maryland [...] Read more

Scholars Differ on Legality of New NFL National Anthem Policy

by Gregory Clay | May 24, 2018
After the NFL announced Wednesday that its players on the field must stand respectfully for the [...] Read more

Supreme Court Ruling Opens Door to College Sports Gambling

by Gregory Clay | May 20, 2018
The NCAA, which has played a game of tug-of-war for years with its staunch anti-college gamblin [...] Read more

Congressional Black Caucus Calls for NCAA Reforms

by Walter Hudson | May 3, 2018
The Congressional Black Caucus has sent a letter to the head of the NCAA urging him to reform t [...] Read more

False Equivalences Used to Deny Paying College Athletes

by Robbie R. Morganfield | May 2, 2018
I say without equivocation: Enough with the false equivalences. Pay college athletes what they [...] Read more

NCAA Governors Accept Basketball Panel’s Proposed Reforms

by Sammy G. Allen | April 25, 2018
The NCAA Board of Governors is reported to be assessing their rules after unanimously voting We [...] Read more

Maryland Begins Search for New Athletic Director

by Lois Elfman | April 17, 2018
Speculation over the Terrapins’ search for the next athletic director has intensified followi [...] Read more

Education of Student-Athletes a Hot Topic at Panel Discussion

by Gregory Clay | March 18, 2018
For all the heightened chatter this year about whether college student-athletes should be paid, [...] Read more

Challenges Persist in Hiring Black Head Coaches in College Football

by Gregory Clay | January 18, 2018
Penn State University’s James Franklin was the quarterbacks coach and offensive coordinator a [...] Read more