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The realities of playing college football for an  NCAA school has hit home in the most tragic way for a TSU athlete injured on the field. Linebacker Christion Abercrombie suffered a devastating head injury during a game with Vanderbilt University on Sept.28, 2018. As a result of that injury, he has been in critical condition…

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Surprise, surprise: LaVar Ball, one of the hottest topics of 2017, is still making new headlines, each and every week. The entrepreneur announced his plans to begin the Junior Basketball Association (JBA) soon. The league is going to invite the top-ranked high school players who have to comply with the NBA Draft rule of waiting…

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The Georgetown Hoyas’ Men’s Basketball team named Basketball Hall of Fame center Patrick Ewing as the program’s next head coach on April 3. Ewing retired from the NBA in 2002, being named one of the 50 greatest players in league history in 1996. Here are a couple of reasons why he was the perfect hire…

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The NCAA will relocate all seven scheduled championship events from North Carolina during the 2016-17 academic year. The decision was reportedly because of the state’s recent actions concerning civil rights protections. The NCAA Board of Governors emphasized their desire for championship events to promote an inclusive atmosphere for all college athletes, coaches, administrators and fans.…

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While the risk of sustaining a concussion and the cost of ensuring player safety may affect football participation, it will not affect its popularity. There is a strong possibility that middle class and more affluent families will direct their sons to other sports. Football could become a sport played mostly by the sons of economically…

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Shanice Clark, a senior at California University of Pennsylvania, was a star player on the school’s basketball team. In a tragic accident, the 6-foot forward was found dead in her sleep. It is suspected that she choked on gum. Clark was a communications major from Toronto, and well-liked at the college. Geraldine M. Jones, interim…

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Despite showing up in the Kentucky Wildcats locker room after their Final Four win last weekend, hip-hop star Drake was photographed hanging out with former University of Connecticut star Richard “Rip” Hamilton, following UConn’s victory over Kentucky in the NCAA Championship Game last night (April 7th.) The photo caused many fans to sneer at Drake’s apparently shifting loyalties; as he was considered to be a die-hard Kentucky fan after several players spoke about the support he showed during his earlier locker room visit.

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Kevin Ollie is the only black coach to lead a team to the 2014 NCAA Final Four after his Connecticut Huskies upset Michigan State. Ollie’s team will face the Florida Gators in the first round of the Final Four. Here are four things to know about UConn’s head coach, Kevin Ollie. Kevin Ollie is Connecticut’s first…

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