Two traits Virginia State University basketball Coach Lonnie Blow III hunts for on the recruiting trail are talent and a winning background. He has hit the bullseye on both counts with juniors Walter Williams and Brandon Holley and sophomore Andrew ...
Highland Springs High School is on the cusp of achieving something seldom done in state football history. Football Coach Loren Johnson’s Springers are one victory from a “three-peat” of the state 5A Virginia High School League title.
In keeping with its storied basketball past, big men abound at Virginia Union University. Coach Jay Butler is blessed with multiple low-post options in his third season on the Lombardy Street campus. Three have taken turns sharing accolades thus far, ...
Coaches Michael London of Howard University and Rod Broadway of the MEAC football champions North Carolina A&T State University are finalists for the Eddie Robinson Award.
Virginia Commonwealth University is one of only eight schools to have reached the NCAA basketball tournament at least seven consecutive seasons.
The Richmond Roughriders have joined a new league — hopefully offering stronger competition — for the 2018 arena football season. Starting next spring, the Roughriders will compete in the American Arena League, or AAL, a 12-team conference stretching from Vermont ...
There’s an upside and a downside to Hampton University’s surprise decision to leave the MEAC for the Big South Conference.
Virginia State University’s magic carpet ride of a football season has coasted to a close. So let the warm memories begin.
Former Hampton University basketball standout Rick Mahorn has been selected for the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame.
Two things Virginia Commonwealth University basketball thrives on are quality transfers and home games at the always rowdy, jam-packed Siegel Center.
Rasir Bolton, a Chesterfield County resident who has played locally for Millwood School and Team Loaded AAU, has signed with Penn State University on a full basketball scholarship.
Coach Mark James has been fired after four productive seasons as Virginia Union University’s head football coach. The question now is, “Why?”
Virginia State University snared the CIAA football championship in dominant fashion. Now the Trojans are eyeing an even bigger game.
The 40th edition of the Richmond Marathon resulted in an unfortunate historical first — the disqualification of winners.
Richmond’s Thomas Jefferson High School is the feel-good story of this football season.