Philadelphia 76ers Hire First Female Assistant Coach

She was promoted from pro scout to player development coach on Monday. By Jasmine Washington, Ebony The Philadelphia 76ers made history on Monday when the organization...

Local Hall of Fame Coach under Investigation

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader Less than two weeks after being elected in the Basketball Hall of Fame, Loyola University head women’s basketball coach Sheryl...

Purdue Calumet’s Sebree earns CCAC Player of the Week Honors

After an outstanding offensive performance in his final two games of the season that led to two Peregrine victories, Purdue Calumet junior guard LaBradford...

Gary’s Steelers Track Team are winning medals

By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader Close to half the team of Gary’s Steelers AAU Track Team qualified and represented the City of Gary during...

19th annual Chicago Football Classic kicks off Sept. 10

By Chinta Strausberg, Chicago Crusader It’s that time of year again to not only support Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU’s), which graduate more African...

2016 Lakeshore Classic Corporate Basketball Challenge

For high school basketball lovers the 2016 Lakeshore Classic Corporate Basketball Challenge was a riveting display of athletic prowess and sportsmanship as teams competed...

Kenwood comes up short against Simeon in City Title game

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader The up and coming boys basketball program at Kenwood Academy served notice last weekend they plan to be...

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...

19th Annual Chicago Football Classic to heat up Soldier Field

By Andrea Smith, CFC Correspondent The temperatures in the City of Chicago are hotter than hot right now, and on Saturday, September 10, 2016, there...

United Negro College Fund salutes Chicago Football Classic Founders

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) will salute the co-founders of the Chicago Football Classic – Larry Huggins and brothers Timothy J. Rand and...