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A salute to Richmond’s notable basketball stars

Robert L. “Bobby” Dandridge, aka “Greyhound,” “Bismarck,” and “Pick,” was born in Richmond on Nov. 15, 1947. He became a headliner at Maggie L. Walker High (Stretch Gardner) and Norfolk State (Ernie Fears), and was drafted in the fourth round ...

Virginia State University’s new football coach sports impressive record

Well-traveled Henry Frazier III has been given the head coaching whistle at Virginia State University.

VCU Reaches Scholarship Allowance

After much traffic coming and going, there is finally a “no vacancy” sign on the VCU basketball roster.

Welcome Home

Following a 12-game road trip, the Squirrels returned to the Diamond this week for a six-game series against the Hartford Yard Goats (Colorado Rockies affiliate). Remaining games: Thursday, May 26 - 6:35 p.m. Friday, May 27 - 6:35 p.m. Saturday, ...

Former VSU, Hermitage High athlete heads to Commanders

Will Adams has his cleated foot in the NFL door.

VSU wins inaugural baseball tournament

Virginia State University followed a rocky flight of a baseball season with a smooth landing.

Boston, Black men in basketball go hand in hand

If anyone can do the impossible — make the Boston Celtics fans forget about the likes of legends such as Larry Bird — Jayson Tatum might be the guy, at least among younger rooters.

St. Christopher’s Pulley is unguarded about choosing R-MC

Keishawn Pulley Jr. watched from afar last season as Randolph-Macon College raced to the NCAA Division III basketball championship. This coming season, he aims to be part of the show in Ashland.

Richmond’s striking past with Black baseball pitchers includes Satchel Paige, others

Since integrated professional baseball arrived in Richmond, there has been a relative shortage of Black men on the pitching mound for the home team.

Former Mills Godwin student leaps major hurdles to victory

Britton Wilson has made track and field history at the University of Arkansas.

VUU Panthers to kick off 2022-23 football season on a Thursday night

Virginia Union University is doing something a little unusual for the upcoming football season.

Washington Commanders hope to score big this season with new draftees

The NFL team in Washington has been spinning its wheels for years. The club now called the Commanders has gone 31-50 since its last winning season in 2016 (8-7-1).

Nikola Jokic is NBA’s MVP for second year straight

Nikola Jokić has done it again.

Samantha Cunningham of VSU earns All-CIAA honors

Virginia State University softball slug- ger Samantha Cunningham went out with a bang, or rather a sharp ping from her metal alloy bat. In her final season wearing the Trojans’ orange and blue, the senior third base player from Waukegan, ...

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