Expect to hear the word “freshman” frequently during the NBA draft on Thursday, June 22.
Isaiah Todd is returning from South America with a gold medal.
Football Coach Willard Bailey did so much for Virginia Union University. Now it’s VUU’s chance to say thank you.
CIAA football fans might want to become familiar with Salem.
Former Norfolk State University and Manchester High School baseball standout Alex Mauricio is now an employee of the New York Yankees.
The future appears brighter for African-Americans in Major League Baseball.
Among baseball’s budding attractions is an athlete who doesn’t hit homers, strike out batters or make dazzling plays. His name is Nigel Talton, and he’s known around the Atlanta Braves’ SunTrust Park as “The Freeze.”
These two questions loom following the Golden State Warriors’ fairly easy stroll to the NBA championship on Monday night: With a youthful, 20-something nucleus, will the Warriors — fueled by the high-test addition of Kevin Durant — continue to dominate ...
There hasn’t been a full-time African-American driver on NASCAR’s premier circuit since Virginian Wendell Scott retired in 1973.
An African-American is among the top golfers in the world. But he’s not on the PGA circuit, but rather on the long drive tour.
Christopher Belcher is North Carolina A&T State University’s rocket man in shorts and spikes, powering the Aggies to new heights.
Virginia Commonwealth University’s already tough non-conference basketball schedule appears to have gotten even tougher.
Jerome Jeter played football for George Wythe High School when the Bulldogs were an area powerhouse. He was in the Class of 2000.
Virginia Commonwealth University’s ever-evolving basketball roster continues to make headlines. Last week, guard Samir Doughty announced he is leaving the Rams after displaying much promise as a red-shirt freshman. Soon after, Coach Mike Rhoades announced the signing of 6-foot-5 wing ...
Former George Wythe High School track and field standout Kevin Snead has taken the fast track to the NFL. Known more for his blazing track speed than his modest football résumé, Snead signed a free-agent contract with the New York ...