VSU banking on a homecoming win this Saturday

This has been a “what if” football season for the Virginia State University Trojans. During the homecoming game this weekend, Trojans fans can’t help but ask “What if?” regarding three painful road losses that has VSU on the outside looking ...

VUU to face formidable Bowie State at Hovey Field

Virginia Union University sits alone in first place in the CIAA Northern Division, but staying there won’t be easy. The Panthers are atop a slippery perch.

Edward Curtis pushes through grief to deliver for Armstrong

Armstrong High School’s Edward Curtis Jr. plays his rugged brand of football with more than just flesh and bone. The senior is also fueled by a brimming tank of emotion.

Richmond Flying Squirrels end season with EL’s best attendance, worst record

The Richmond Flying Squirrels finished last in victories but first in attendance for the 2018 Eastern League season.

Survey picks Golden State Warriors for repeat title; LeBron James for MVP

Today’s NBA seems to be tilted toward the West Coast. According to the basketball league’s 30 general managers, the Oakland-based Golden State Warriors are picked to win their third straight NBA championship title and fourth in five years. With the ...

VUU to take on Duke in N.C.

Virginia Union University faces long odds Tuesday, Oct. 23, when Coach Jay Butler’s Panthers play powerhouse Duke University in an exhibition basketball game in Durham, N.C. Tipoff is 7 p.m. at Cameron Indoor Stadium on Duke’s campus.

For the record books: VUU drubs Lincoln 90-0 at homecoming

Looking back, Virginia Union University football has been on a historical roll. Gazing ahead, there are bumps in the road.

VSU ready to rumble with Bowie State

Two senior quarterbacks with glistening credentials will be center stage Saturday, Oct. 13, in Bowie, Md.

Mo Alie-Cox now on Colts practice squad

Mo Alie-Cox made his reputation in sneakers. Now he’s trying to make a living in cleats.

VSU picked to win CIAA basketball title

Two proven college big men and an All-State guard are among the additions to a Virginia State University basketball program that is the pre-season pick to win the CIAA title.

VUU QB ties touchdown school record

Darius Taylor’s initials are “D.T.” but “T.D.” might be more apropos. Virginia Union University’s senior quarterback is on a touchdown passing binge.

VSU kicks it up a notch to beat Shaw 34-17

The 2018 Virginia State University football team is starting to look a lot like the 2017 version, which is exciting news around Ettrick.

Penn State Coach James Franklin on course to win NCAA title

Coach James Franklin is in position to make history one day. It possibly could happen as early as this season. The talented Penn State coach seems a strong bet to become the first African-American coach to win an NCAA collegiate ...

MLB playoffs start Oct. 4

After a grinding seven-month regular season, Major League Baseball is starting all over this week with playoffs leading to the World Series.

Tiger clinches first win in 5 years

Tiger Woods was moved to the brink of tears after capturing his first title since 2013 with a two-stroke triumph at the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Sunday that proved he was far from washed up at the age of ...