McClelland to become NCAA men's basketball committee chair
Jul. 14, 2022 01:27 PM EDT
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Southwestern Athletic Conference Commissioner Charles McClelland will become the first representative from a historically Black college,...
College baseball intent on increasing Black players, coaches
By Eric Olson Jun. 24, 2022 02:31 AM EDT
Reggie Warford, Kentucky's first Black 4-year player, dies
May. 26, 2022 02:49 PM EDT
Valparaiso hires Charles Small, 1st Black athletic director
May. 19, 2022 03:11 PM EDT
VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — Valparaiso has hired Charles Small as its athletic director. The former Iowa State administrator will become the first Black...
Temple, Maryland rare D-I schools with top Black leadership
By Ralph D. Russo Apr. 15, 2022 01:22 PM EDT
Julius Pegues, first Black player at Pitt, dies at 86
Apr. 02, 2022 06:12 PM EDT
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Julius Pegues, the first Black basketball player at the University of Pittsburgh, has died following a battle with cancer. He was 86. ...
Lamont Paris takes over Gamecocks after leading Chattanooga
By Pete Iacobelli Mar. 24, 2022 01:34 PM EDT
AP source: Louisville to hire Kenny Payne as men's coach
By Gary B. Graves Mar. 16, 2022 04:37 PM EDT
Louisville and Kenny Payne have agreed on a deal for the former Cardinals player and current New York Knicks assistant to become the men’s basketball program’s first...
Study: Racial gap shrinks in grad rates for NCAA men's teams
By Aaron Beard Mar. 16, 2022 02:56 PM EDT
By The Associated Press Feb. 17, 2022 11:05 AM EST
Feb. 18 1924 — Theresa Weld Blanchard wins her sixth and final U.S. figure skating championship. Sherwin Badger captures his fifth straight and final...
No. 6 Michigan rolls past Prairie View A&M 77-49
By Patrick Stevens Nov. 13, 2021 10:15 PM EST
Coaches vs. Racism aims to be about more than basketball
Nov. 12, 2021 03:27 PM EST
Seattle puts head coach Jim Hayford on administrative leave
Nov. 06, 2021 10:32 PM EDT
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle University has placed basketball coach Jim Hayford on administrative leave. Seattle athletic director Shaney Fink...
Louisiana-Lafayette at Texas 9/4/2021
Sep. 08, 2021 06:18 PM EDT
Texas NAACP files federal complaint over "The Eyes of Texas"
By Jim Vertuno Sep. 08, 2021 06:15 PM EDT
Loyola Chicago basketball pioneer Jerry Harkness dies at 81
By John Marshall Aug. 24, 2021 03:56 PM EDT
Longtime Mount St. Mary's coach Jim Phelan dies at age 92
Jun. 16, 2021 12:49 PM EDT
Duke's King embraces being role model as Black woman AD
By Aaron Beard May. 21, 2021 05:54 PM EDT
Duke promoting Nina King to be next athletic director
By Aaron Beard May. 19, 2021 05:30 PM EDT
Duke is promoting Nina King to become the school's next athletic director. The school's announcement Wednesday means King will become only...
Davis begins process of putting own touches on UNC program
By Aaron Beard Apr. 06, 2021 05:24 PM EDT