| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:59 PM
Ian Davidson arrived at Hampton University determined to make the most of his final season of college football.
He's off to a pretty good start.
Davidson, a 6-foot-4, 305-pound defensive tackle who transferred to HU after four seasons, including a...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 6:10 PM
David Legree hardly knew what to do. On second-and-10 from his own 19-yard line, Legree, Hampton's senior quarterback, dropped back. He pump-faked once and surveyed his options.
Streaking down the left side of the field was Javaris Brown, who caught a...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 4:07 PM
After midnight on Thursday night, Antwon Chisholm walked slowly off the field at Municipal Stadium, pads off and head bowed.
He looked like a football player who'd absorbed dozens of body blows, and indeed, he and his Hampton University team had —...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 7:46 AM
A Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University student died after he fell ill aboard a bus parked outside the Orlando hotel where the school's marching band was staying, officials said.
Robert Champion, 26, was on the bus with his FAMU band mates in...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 5:11 AM
Bethune Cookman University President Trudie Kibbe and band director Donovan Wells apologized to the family of deceased Florida A&M drum major Robert Champion for a comment made during the halftime show Saturday at the 32nd annual Florida Classic....
| Nov 22, 2011
| 8:27 PM
On the same day Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings announced that hazing was involved in the death of a FAMU drum major, the Orlando Sentinel learned that several parents have been complaining for months about verbal and physical abuse within the school'...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 6:13 AM
Family members of a Florida A&M University marching band member who died in Orlando following a suspected hazing attack announced a lawsuit against the university during a news conference Monday in Atlanta.
Attorney Christopher Chestnut, who is...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Robert Champion vomited, stopped breathing and was cold to the touch moments before he was taken to the hospital where he died following a suspected hazing attack, according to 911 audio released Thursday.
"We were just sitting there talking and next...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 8:00 AM
The president of Florida A&M University announced late Thursday that he was postponing the work of a task force he appointed to review anti-hazing rules at FAMU, which is reeling after the hazing-related death of drum major Robert Champion in Orlando last...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 12:08 PM
A sense of shock has followed the death of Florida A&M drum major Robert Champion. Shock that the 26-year-old collapsed soon after leading FAMU's famed Marching 100 band during the Nov. 19 Florida Classic football game. Shock that hazing within the band's...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 4:30 PM
The 911 call Florida A&M band members made from their bus after fellow band member and drum major Robert Champion stopped breathing has been released.
Officials haven't said what caused his death, but they do suspect hazing.
Four FAMU students were...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 5:22 PM
From the time Robert Champion was a 6-year-old kid watching his first parade, he knew his destiny. Awestruck at the sight of a drum major leading a band along the streets of Atlanta, the boy began to beg his parents for any kind of musical instrument he...