| Jan 18, 2014
| 3:27 PM
When Bishop Lee Robinson Jr. was 3 years old, he'd sit on the front steps at night and wait for his father, a police officer, to return home.
At that time in the mid-1950s, African-American officers in Baltimore weren't assigned squad cars. Instead,...
| Mar 11, 2014
Poor shooting and defensive woes doomed the top-seeded Navy women in their Patriot League tournament semifinal at home Monday night against No. 5 seed Holy Cross, as the Midshipmen lost, 75-56.
The Midshipmen (24-7) allowed five Crusaders (20-11) to...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 11:03 PM
Jacqueline Brewer (27 points) made two free throws to break the fifth and final tie, at 79, with 38 seconds left in overtime, and Mount St. Mary's (9-10, 4-3) won, 84-79, against Bryant (10-8, 5-2) on Saturday.
Bryant's Jenniqua Bailey (30 points)...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 11:05 PM
North Carolina A&T got the go-ahead basket from guard Richard Pauk with five seconds left to knock off Morgan State, 68-67, in overtime Saturday night and send the Bears to their first loss in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.
The Aggies (7-13, 3-2)...
| Jan 28, 2014
Jawara Kamaro sank one of two free throws with one second left on the clock Monday to give North Carolina Central (14-5, 5-1) a 53-52 victory over Morgan State (6-12, 4-2) and sole possession of first place in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference. The...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 1:58 PM
PITTSBURGH — For most of the members of the Pittsburgh men's basketball team, Monday night's 79-59 victory over Maryland was about continuing to make a good first impression in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
For redshirt sophomore forward Durand...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Fang Mitchell could knock over a water cooler, kick some chairs over, and throw a fit over the five-game losing streak saddling the Coppin State men’s basketball team. But that is not his style.
In fact, Mitchell, who has been coaching the...
| 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 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 14, 2014
| 8:59 PM
NORFOLK, Va. — Coppin State lost track of the hottest player in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament Friday night, and that's a big reason why it's headed home.
Morgan State guard Justin Black eclipsed his career high for the second...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Weeks before he unexpectedly collapsed and died at a Pikesville bowling alley on Dec. 26, former Orioles great Paul Blair spent Thanksgiving with his mother in Southern California.
During that time, Blair, according to his niece Anjanette Preston,...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Services for Bishop Lee Robinson Sr., the city's first African-American police commissioner, who also led two state agencies, will be at 10 a.m. Jan. 18 at Coppin State University Physical Education Complex, Gwynn Falls Parkway and Warwick Ave.