VUU Lady Panthers 1983 team inducted into CIAA Hall of Fame

Some stories are so compelling that they need be told and re-told, over and over, so as not to be forgotten. The 1983 Virginia Union University women’s basketball team made news that still prompts goose bumps on Lombardy Street.

Lady Panthers to play CIAA nemesis in NCAA 1st round

Virginia Union and Bowie State universities continue on a collision course.

MEAC Tournament starts at Norfolk Scope

Since switching from the CIAA to MEAC in 1997, Norfolk State University’s basketball team doesn’t come to the Richmond area anymore. But that doesn’t stop Richmond area fans from going to NSU.

Armstrong High players make All-region

The Armstrong High Wildcats are well represented on the 3B All-Region boys basketball team.

VCU heads to A-10 Tournament; NCAA's a distant dream

Virginia Commonwealth University’s basketball team has arrived in The Big Apple with big upsets on its mind.

2013 Little League phenom now helping Hampon U. to victory

Mo’ne Davis, who became famous pitching a baseball, is now making her mark on the college softball diamond.

Glory, dreams and nightmares

Winston-Salem State University will forever cherish memories of the final CIAA Tournament in Charlotte, N.C., before the event moves in 2021 to Baltimore. Meanwhile, Virginia Union and Virginia State universities may be inclined to burn their 2020 scrapbooks.

Becton turns on the speed at the NFL Scouting Combine

Mekhi Becton has long attracted attention with his mountain of a frame. Now he’s drawing raves for his speed, too.

Richmond's Maliek White gives big boost to Providence College

Providence College is among the hottest teams in NCAA basketball, and Richmonder Maliek White is a key reason why.

University of Kansas 'Dok' Azubuike is dunking his way into the record books

The slam dunk is basketball’s highest percentage shot. Few perform it better than Udoka Azubuike.

Thousands fill the Staples Center for Kobe Bryant’s ‘Celebration of Life’

A gallery of basketball legends joined thousands of Kobe Bryant fans in Los Angeles on Monday to pay tribute to the transcendent NBA star, his daughter and seven others who died in a helicopter crash last month that shocked the ...

CIAA's last hurrah in Charlotte

Virginia Union University has arrived at the 75th Annual CIAA Tournament with a full head of steam. Meanwhile, Virginia State University stubbed its toe during the final preparations for the tournament in Charlotte, N.C.

Lady Panthers favored to win 4th crown in 5 years

The Virginia Union University Lady Panthers have barely tapped the brakes in running roughshod over the CIAA women’s basketball tournament during the past five years.

Marrow sets new Hampton University scoring record

Jermaine Marrow has surpassed one legend. Now he’s closing in another. The Hampton University senior guard recently broke Rick Mahorn’s HU career scoring mark.

Randolph-Macon heading into postseason with Miles Mallory

Randolph-Macon College’s basketball squad is fueled up and prepared for postseason takeoff.