| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:33 PM
After a federal judge found that Maryland's historically black colleges face unfair and unconstitutional competition from the state's predominantly white universities, the parties headed into negotiations this month to work it out.
But even with the...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:34 AM
After Coppin State lost the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament championship and a bid to the NCAA tournament by three points, coach Derek Brown made the walk upstairs to the concourse level of Norfolk Scope Arena in to meet family and friends. ...
| Mar 23, 2014
Fewer than one in 10 students at the University of Baltimore graduates within four years of being admitted as a freshman. That costs those students and the university dearly: For the school it means spending more resources on instruction and other...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 1:02 PM
Holding a whiteboard, the University of Maryland, College Park students scrawled their complaints and posed for a picture.
"My name is Justin and I spent $114 on ONE textbook," a student wrote. "My name is Jeff and I spent $736 on textbooks," wrote...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 11:16 PM
Guard Justin Black said the memory of last season's Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference championship-game loss fueled Morgan State all season and that the Bears are determined to make it over the final hurdle this year.
Black took matters into his own hands...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 4:45 PM
The University of Maryland University College announced Friday that it would lay off 70 employees — the latest problem to hit the school that caters to nontraditional students, including members of the military, the federal government and working...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Dorothea Arvin Rawlings, a former teacher at Barclay Elementary/Middle School, died of cancer March 9 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The West Baltimore resident was 73.
Born Dorothea Arvin Simmons in Baltimore, she was raised on Calhoun Street at...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Most college basketball coaches would not have survived the string of losing seasons Coppin State's Ron “Fang” Mitchell had over the last decade of his career. Then again, most coaches had not accomplished nearly as much as Mitchell did in...
| Jan 21, 2014
Forward Chase Plummer led the UMBC men's basketball team with 21 points and seven rebounds Monday night and became the 12th player in school history to reach the 1,200-point plateau, but the Retrievers lost to visiting Stony Brook, 81-62.
| Feb 1, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Coppin State forwards Kyra Coleman and Larissa Carter each scored more than 20 points for the second time this season, but that wasn't enough to break Hampton's perfect Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference record.
The Pirates (17-4, 8-0) solidified their...
| Feb 2, 2014
Towson's Jerrelle Benimon had 20 points in the second half as the host Tigers beat Drexel, 75-73, in a Colonial Athletic Association game Saturday.
Frantz Massenat had 18 points and Tavon Allen had 17 for Drexel (11-10, 3-5). Towson (14-8, 5-2) got 16...
| Feb 4, 2014
UMES dropped its sixth game in seven Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference matchups Monday night, losing to North Carolina Central at home, 66-62.
Guard Hakeem Baxter scored a game-high 17 points and Francis Ezeiru and Troy Snyder turned in double-digit...