The Big Apple Classic promises to "go hard"

The tourney returns to New York on Dec, 6-7 for an exciting two-day weekend billed as one that "bring[s] the incredible HBCU experience firsthand to “The Big Apple".

VSU defeats VUU; moves on to face WSSU

Virginia State University defeated conference rival Virginia Union University in a 33-12 victory.

VUU homecoming beat down

Virginia Union University set a school record with 697 offensive yards and score a 78-13 win over Lincoln Univ. for the home coming fans.

Standing up to the competition

Success taking on out-of-conference foes has been a fleeting objective for black college football (and basketball) teams.

ASPiRE expands HBCU football coverage

ASPiRE (@tvASPiRE) is expanding its Historically Black College & University (HBCU) college sports coverage this fall thanks to a new deal with Urban Sports & Entertainment Group (USEG) to broadcast a total of 11 live and encore HBCU football games.

Lessons from the Redskins' first few days of 2014 training camp

In Richmond, Virginia’s state capital, for the second straight training camp, the 2014 Washington Redskins have a vastly different look from last season. So what are the five things learned through the first few days of the 2014 training camp?

Tribe rejects offer from Redskins group

Representatives of a foundation run by the owner of the Washington Redskins recently traveled to an American Indian reservation straddling the Arizona-California border to talk about financing projects aimed at preserving language and culture and curbing suicides among youth.

United Way and NFL pro share goals on Day of Action

Morgan is no ordinary young man. In the 2014 off-season, he signed with the NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles. Prior to joining the Eagles, he played for the Professional Indoor Football League’s Richmond Raiders, finishing third in the league in pass breakups ...

Washington Redskins trademark canceled

In what could be the first step toward getting the Washington Redskins' name changed, the United States Patent and Trademark Office has decided to cancel six trademark registrations attached to the moniker.

Richmond is 21st in FIT City Index

Metro Richmond is ranked 21st in the 2014 American Fitness Index™ (AFI) report with a score of 52.3 (out of 100 possible points). Capturing the top ranking is the Washington, D.C., metro area with a score of 77.3 (out of ...

City operations impact for Collegiate Road Nationals

“Richmond is preparing to welcome the world to our hometown next year, and we’re using this weekend’s test run to make sure we get things right in 2015,” said Mayor Dwight C. Jones. “We all know this weekend will bring ...

Special Sports Auction highlights Hall of Fame weekend festivities

At the Sports Auction, over 60 silent auction items will be available including: 2014 Army-Navy football tickets, a signed Billy Wagner game-used jersey, a Dan Marino autographed helmet, a Jerry Rice autographed football, a Cal Ripken Jr. autographed jersey, Cincinnati ...

Richmond 2015 unveils courses

Some of Central Virginia’s most iconic views – from Monument Avenue to Libby Hill – will be on display for the world to see when top cyclists from around the globe descend on Richmond to compete in the 2015 UCI ...

VSU football coach wins top award from Richmond Touchdown Club

Virginia State University Football Coach Latrell Scott, who led the Trojans to a 9-1 season and the CIAA Northern Division championship, is the recipient of the 2013 Richmond Touchdown Club’s Willard Bailey Coach of the Year Award as the state’s ...

What does Jay Gruden hire mean for future of the Redskins?

The Washington Redskins are just minutes away from confirming that Jay Gruden will be the 28th head coach in franchise history and the eighth of the tumultuous 15-year stretch in which Daniel Snyder has owned the team.