SIAC Moves Football Championship to Alabama

The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) which includes Atlanta schools Morehouse College and Clark Atlanta University is moving its annual conference championship game from Atlanta to Montgomery, Alabama.

Falcons want big improvement from guys up front

Through the first two days of training camp, the Atlanta Falcons look just fine along the offensive line.

DEA probing alleged prescription drug abuse in NFL, source says

(CNN) -- The DEA is launching an investigation into claims that NFL players illegally have been given powerful painkillers, among other prescription drugs, to keep them on the field, according to a source with knowledge of the investigation.

The Disappearing Black Coach In Major College Basketball

Just a handful of years after the tumultuous, racially charged era of the 1960s, Georgetown coach John Thompson peered over his shoulder during a game at McDonough Gym in Northwest. What the coach saw he’d never forget. Neither would many ...

World Cup: Is Team USA finished?

For about 13 minutes, Team USA sat at the top of its World Cup soccer group, ahead of the mighty Germany and star-powered Portugal.

Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn dies

The San Diego Padres have confirmed on Twitter that Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn has died.

The New Atlanta Stadium and the 31 percent

Representatives from a minority business association say they are concerned that minority participation in the building of the new Atlanta stadium may not reach the required 31 percent goal that is outlined in the Equal Business Opportunity Plan.

Americans finally want World Cup tickets

The United States is the second-largest market for tickets to the upcoming soccer tournament in Brazil, according to data from viagogo, the global market for ticket resales.

AU Center Grid coaches pleased with spring drills

Both head football coaches for the Clark Atlanta University Panthers and the Morehouse College Maroon Tigers are pleased with the outcome of their recent spring drills and confident that the talent they retained plus the recruits they are bringing in ...

Racist views exile Sterling from the NBA

Donald Sterling is being exiled for racist views shared in private.

Braves’ new-look rotation thriving in first month

As they entered the season, the Atlanta Braves were hoping to just hang on through the first month while they waited for Mike Minor and Gavin Floyd to join a depleted rotation.

NBA Bans Clippers Owner Sterling for Life, What's Next?

Basketball Commissioner Adam Silver slapped Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling with a lifetime ban from the sport and a $2.5 million fine Tuesday over racist remarks attributed to Sterling.

Pressure mounts on NBA team owner over racist comments attributed to him

Pressure is mounting on a National Basketball Association team owner who allegedly made racist comments.

NCAA discussing how it deals with academic fraud

Another proposal for change is surfacing at the NCAA.

Boxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dies at 76

Rubin "Hurricane'' Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many prominent supporters.