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Coach John Thompson, Jr. in Retrospect

by Joshua Wright | September 8, 2020 Coach John Thompson, Jr. died on August 30, 2020, at the age of 78.  He redefined college bask Read more

On Slave Patrols, a Pandemic, the NBA, and HBCUs: The Birth of an Historic Alliance?

by | July 8, 2020
People from all walks of life, including numerous professional athletes, have been protesting e [...] Read more

Mo Williams: Top Black Student-Athletes Should Switch to HBCUs

| June 4, 2020
To protest systemic racism, Black student-athletes enrolled in Division I (D-I) institutions sh [...] Read more

TIDES Report Shows NBA Outpaces All Other Pro Leagues in Diversity

by Lois Elfman | June 18, 2019
The National Basketball Association received an overall grade of "A" in the 2019 Racial and Gen [...] 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

Charles Barkley to Receive Media Excellence Award

by | August 14, 2018
Charles Barkley, a National Basketball Association (NBA) Hall of Famer and two-time Olympic gol [...] Read more

NCAA Creates New College Basketball Policy Changes and Rules

by | August 8, 2018
Following the FBI’s investigation into the college basketball recruitment process, the Nation [...] 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

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

College Athletic Departments Dropping Ball on LGBT Inclusion

by Autumn A. Arnett | October 25, 2015
The sparse collegiate element was noticeable last week as Athlete Ally celebrated individuals w [...] Read more