| May 7, 2011
| 1:09 PM
Dennis Thomas couldn't have known it 20, 10 or maybe even five years ago. But as his hair and beard have become flecked with gray, and the former offensive lineman is now eligible for AARP benefits, he understands.
Where he is and what he does are the...
| May 25, 2011
| 8:10 PM
Hampton University lost 6.3 scholarships in football and 0.28 in men's indoor track in the 2011 Academic Progress Rate data released Tuesday by the NCAA, mirroring a larger trend among historically black colleges and universities, which continue to...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 9:09 PM
Hampton University athletic director Lonza Hardy Jr. is interviewing for the same post at Arkansas-Pine Bluff, a Southwestern Athletic Conference school.
An email from UAPB Chancellor Lawrence A. Davis Jr., obtained Tuesday night by The Daily Press,...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:56 AM
Lonza Hardy Jr. couldn't turn down the challenge.
Hardy resigned as Hampton University's athletic director on Wednesday to take the same post at Arkansas-Pine Bluff, a Southwestern Athletic Conference school he believes is close to achieving the same...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 7:48 AM
The Texas Southern University community rejoiced en masse late Thursday night after the football team got one step closer to a potential SWAC title, which could be the school's first since 1968.
TSU beat Grambling 41-34 in overtime at Delmar Stadium to...
| Nov 21, 2010
It was an emotional night for Texas Southern University head football coach Johnnie Cole and his players following their 20-13 win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Saturday, Nov. 20 at Delmar Stadium. TSU clinched the program's first Southwestern Athletic...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 2:22 PM
Wes Leonard collapsed and later died after leading the Blackhawks to an overtime victory in regular season play. The win put Fennville 20-0 on the season.
The Blackhawks will now play Lawrence in the opening round of the district tournament on Monday...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Usually immediately following the NFL Draft, the Detroit Lions clamor with the rest of the NFL for the best undrafted college prospects. Obviously this off-season was anything but normal.
Now with the lockout lifted, the Lions have begun their frenzied...
| Nov 23, 2009
The Bayou Classic - always so much more than a football game with its job fair, battle of the bands and fan festival - brings joy not only to the fans but to the city.
There are the thousands of people filling the city's hotels and restaurants and the...
| Jul 4, 2009
Former NFL quarterback Steve McNair, who led the famous Tennessee Titans drive that came a yard short of forcing overtime in the 2000 Super Bowl, was found dead Saturday with multiple gunshot wounds, including one to the head. Police said a pistol was...
| Jul 22, 2009
| 4:30 PM
ESPN/ABC will be televise college football games again this coming season. Many of them. The schedule can be viewed by clicking below and reading the news release fresh off the presses from Bristol. No mention of Ben Roethlisberger in it.......
| May 9, 2009
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Louisiana-Mississippi Associated Press Managing Editors' winners in the annual competition for news stories, editorials, photos, graphics and headlines published by AP member newspapers in Louisiana and Mississippi during 2008.