March Madness: Race, Sports and Money

A total of 68 teams compete in a single-elimination game format highlighted by the “Sweet 16,” the “Elite 8” and the “Final Four” from which a champion is crowned.

The 50-Win Atlanta Hawks are the first team in the play-offs

After a stellar, almost storybook version first season, the magic for the Atlanta Hawks continues after the All-Star break despite a minor hiccup (loss to Philadelphia).

Hawks Announce Plans to Celebrate Accomplishments of Dominique Wilkins

On March 5, the greatest Hawk in franchise history, Dominique Wilkins, will be honored in a private ceremony with the unveiling of a larger-than-life size statue.

SIAC regular hoops season nears close

The 2014-15 SIAC regular season basketball schedule concludes in less than two weeks and thoughts began swirling about seeds for both the 81st men’s and the 36th women’s tournament commencing October 2-7 at the Bill Harris Arena in Birmingham, Alabama.

SIAC/AU Center Basketball Report

At last, Clark Atlanta University head basketball coach Tony Lamarr, in his first full season as the Panther’s pilot, can breathe a little easier these days now that the Panthers successfully busted that nerve-wracking nine game losing streak.

Atlanta Hawks Celebrate Black History Month

The Atlanta Hawks are celebrating Black History Month by hosting and honoring heroes of the Civil Rights Movement at each home contest in February.

Challenge to CAU Men’s Coach: Win Ball Games

Clark Atlanta head basketball coach Tony Lamarr, in his first full season at the helm, faces perhaps his first challenge in attempting to get the Panthers back in the winner’s circle.

East Division Leaders Paine, Morehouse collide January 29

The Paine College Lions of Augusta, sporting a SIAC conference leading 11-3 mark as of January 20, roar into town January 29 to take on second place 8-6 Morehouse College.

Morehouse Tigers back home after successful three-day road swing

The Morehouse Maroon Tigers, who ended the so-called first half of play in the 2014-15 season at 2-7, began the all-important January–February run to the March 2-7 SIAC tourney in Birmingham, Al., like a house afire.

SPORTS BRIEFS: Braves John Smultz headed to the Hall of Fame

Former Atlanta Braves pitching ace John Smoltz got the call this week that every former pro ball player hope to receiver – the Hall of Fame call.

CAU, Morehouse cagers post big conference wins

Both Tony Lamarr’s Clark Atlanta University Panthers and Grady Brewer’s Morehouse Maroon Tigers posted significant conference wins Monday, January 5 in separate home gam

Falcons fire Smith after 2nd straight losing season

ATLANTA (AP) – The Mike Smith era of the Atlanta Falcons came to a not surprising close on Monday morning. Smith was fired as the Atlanta Falcons’ coach one day after the end of his second straight losing season and ...

Blank: "This is About The Future"

Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank holds a news conference announcing the firing of head coach Mike Smith.

Falcons hoping for 0-0 fresh start in playoffs

Atlanta Falcons players have been wearing 1-0 shirts in recent weeks as a reminder to focus on one game instead of their ugly record.

CAU, Morehouse seasons end this weekend Tigers hosts Kentucky state, CAU visits Stillman

The Clark Atlanta University Panthers, fresh off a homecoming win, travel to Tuscaloosa, Al. this weekend to face the Stillman Tigers. Ted Keaton’s Tigers want to break a five game losing streak. Their last was a 48-31 road victory over ...