Morehouse, CAU are homecoming opponents of Albany, Benedict

The 2-4 Maroon Tigers of Morehouse College will attempt to avoid a third consecutive loss Saturday when they travel to Dougherty County as the homecoming guests of Albany State who themselves are smarting from a 37-31 loss last weekend to ...

Adrian Peterson's young son dies after assault

A 2-year-old boy who was reportedly the son of Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson died Friday of injuries he suffered after allegedly being abused, police said.

CAU Goes for 2nd Win; Morehouse Tangles in Columbus

Last weekend was a red letter day for CAU which won its first game of the 2013 season and moved to second place in the SIAC Eastern Division standings.

SCSU's win over N.C. A&T causes shake up in HBCU polls 
B-CU, TSU remain 1-2

The battle of two Carolina schools in Atlanta caused some shifts this week in the Boxtorow coaches’ and media polls.

SC State upsets unbeaten NC A&T in Atlanta Classic 25

A blocked punt, field goal and a 65 yard scoring play, all in the second half, allowed underdog South Carolina State to upset unbeaten North Carolina A&T, 29-24 Saturday.

Cross Campus Rivals Tangle Saturday

What may be the most significant game for both the Clark Atlanta University Panthers and the Morehouse College Maroon Tigers in memory will be played this Saturday when the two Atlanta University Center rivals collide at Bertram T. Harvey Stadium ...

To Be Equal: Black Quarterbacks Leading More Teams in NFL

“The NFL is entering the golden age of Black quarterbacks.” Jason McIntyre, writing in “The Big Lead” “Sports” is one of the most race-neutral meritocracies in America.

BTW is 4-0 after tough win over Stone Mountain

The Bulldogs of Booker T. Washington High School upped their record to 4-0 and first place in The Atlanta Voice poll after holding off a tough crew of Stone Mountain Pirates 41-32 Friday, September 20 at Lakewood Stadium.

Former NFL Player Commits Suicide at 29

Paul Oliver, who played defensive back at the University of Georgia then in the NFL for the San Diego Chargers, was found dead Tuesday night from an apparently self-inflicted gunshot, police in suburban Atlanta said.

It's Official! Friendship Baptist Church Agrees to Sell for Stadium

The congregation of Friendship Baptist Church overwhelming accepted on Sunday an offer to sell its facility to make way for a new football stadium.

Morehouse, Central State Collide In Chicago; CAU at home against Fort Valley State

At the conclusion of the Battle of the O-2 teams this weekend, at least two of those teams will finally have a one in the win column.

Arthur Ashe: U.S. Sport's Greatest Black Icon?

Tennis hero, inspiring role model for African Americans, social activist and high-profile campaigner for the HIV and AIDS communities, Arthur Ashe died in 1993, but it is a measure of his influence that 20 years on his legacy burns as ...

CAU Panthers Home This Weekend Against Stillman

The 2013 edition of the Clark Atlanta University Panthers will open their home slate Saturday against the Stillman Tigers. Kickoff is 6 p.m. at Panther Stadium. Morehouse, meanwhile, will keep their bags packed for a trip to Jackson, Tennessee and ...

Grady Loses First Season-Opener in Six Years

The Grady Grey Knights take on North Clayton this Saturday night, hoping to win their first game of the 2013 season and drown the agony of their 7-6 defeat to Decatur High School on August 30. It was the first ...

Greek Organizations, Families Take Part in Festivities

When Alabama played in the very first Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game in 2008, Leslie Thompson, an Alabama graduate and Omega Psi Phi brother, decided it would be a great way to get some people – particularly other Alabama grads and fellow ...