Dorothy Gaters inducted into NFHS Hall of Fame

Dorothy Gaters, who has coached and won more high school basketball games than any other coach in Illinois, was inducted into the National Federation...

Sweet Home Chicago

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader There was a love fest taking place at the United Center on Wednesday after the Bulls officially introduced and announced...

COLIN’S CAPERS AND THE NFL

African American athletes have long been the darlings of American society. It didn’t start out that way, however. Back around the early part of the...

Unifying Purdue Northwest campuses select future nickname and mascot

DARIEN THOMPSON, 10, holds the ball as the No. 14 Purdue University Calumet women’s basketball team overcame a slow shooting start with a strong...

 PGA Junior Golf Camps Opens Registration for 2019 

This summer, PGA Junior Golf Camps, the PGA of America’s signature golf camps for boys and girls ages 6 to 17, will introduce thousands...

CFC name change is a game changer

What’s in a name? Everything. For 18 years, the Chicago Football Classic has taken place in the fall, bringing the pageantry and majesty of...

Torrance Johnson named CCAC Player of the Week

After a career-performance that helped lead the Purdue University Northwest men’s basketball team to its first conference win, junior forward Torrance Johnson has been...

“We Are ALL IN” with the Chicago Football Classic says National...

By Andrea Smith “We are ALL IN!” That declaration of a new partnership between the National Pan-Hellenic Council of Chicago and the Chicago Football Classic...

No More Magic: Johnson Abruptly Resigns From The LA Lakers

By Cat Schuknecht, NPR Magic Johnson isn't having fun anymore. "Today, I'm going to step down as president," the former NBA superstar told a gaggle of...

Basketball Players Combine Sport with Learning

For one class at Ivy Tech Community College, the selection for this year’s regional book discussion was the perfect marriage of academics and athletics. Books...