NCAA bound: VSU men’s team plays Notre Dame College Saturday

If the Virginia State University men’s basketball team is to advance in the NCAA Division II playoffs, it will have to avoid a roadblock standing 6-foot-8 and weighing 240 pounds.

NCAA bound: No. 2 seed VUU Lady Panthers take on Edinboro Friday

The Virginia Union University Lady Panthers basketball team was hopeful it would be playing on campus this weekend at Barco-Stevens Hall.

NSU looking for MEAC title

The hometown advantage hasn’t worked previously for Norfolk State University in the MEAC Tournament. But this season could be different.

Ge’Shanti Atkins takes Maggie L. Walker to state semifinals

Call it the return of the Green Dragons. The girls’ basketball team at the Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School came so close to scratching a four-decade Green Dragons’ itch this season.

VSU football snags 2 top quarterbacks

Virginia State University’s most recent recruiting class features two of the state’s premier quarterbacks. D’Vonte Waller from Highland Springs High School in Henrico County and Dinwiddie High School’s K’ymon Pope will be joining the VSU Trojans this fall.

Mr. CIAA is OK

Where in the world is Mr. CIAA?

No repeat for John Marshall H.S.

John Marshall High School’s standout basketball season ended Tuesday night.

VSU Trojans, VUU Lady Panthers win CIAA; next stop NCAA regionals

The powerful engine that is Virginia State University basketball barely tapped its brakes rumbling through Charlotte, N.C., and the CIAA Tournament championship last weekend.

VUU men’s team still one to watch next season

You can make a case for Virginia Union University being the team to beat next CIAA basketball season.

VCU in place to win A-10 Tournament

Since joining the Atlantic 10 Conference, VCU has compiled the conference’s best basketball record while being shut out for two prestigious individual awards.

Breakdancing an Olympic sport?

Breakdancing, an art form started by African-American teenagers that has spread all over the world, may break into the 2024 Summer Olympic Games in Paris as a new sport.

Lady Panthers expected to dominate CIAA

Twin sisters Shameka and Shareka McNeill should feel right at home at this weeks’ CIAA Tournament in Charlotte, N.C.

VSU could meet VUU in men’s final

It’s possible something could occur this week that’s never happened in CIAA Basketball Tournament history dating to 1946.

VSU’s Lonnie Blow named Coach of the Year

Virginia State and Virginia Union universities are well represented on what amounts to the CIAA’s men’s’ and women’s basketball honor rolls.

John Marshall rolling toward second straight state title

In its quest for a second straight state basketball title, Richmond’s John Marshall High School has switched from a No. 1 single star to a galaxy of shining lights.