The Chicago Football Classic Scholarship Fund, Inc., to pair students with...

Surpassing the $1.5MM awarded in scholarships during the 2018 Football Classic HBCU College Fair will be a key goal for this year On Saturday, September...

NFL Draft in Chicago brings games greats back to talk about...

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader As Chicago hosted the NFL Draft for the second year in a row, it provided the opportunity for some...

PUT A RING ON IT

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader The championship trophy has been awarded. Celebrations all over Chicago have been held. Scholarships have been offered. The only thing...

Kenwood’s football team dominates Whitney Young High School 48-0 in season...

By Joseph Phillips The Kenwood Academy Broncos football team improved to 1-0 on the season after a 48-0 blow-out victory over Whitney Young High School...

Whitney Young wins CPS first Tennis State Championship

By Natalie Valles, Chicago Crusader The Whitney M. Young Magnet High School Girls 2017 Tennis team has just become the first Chicago Public School to...

NBA point guard George Hill says graduating from IUPUI was about...

Nearly 15 years after he began his educational journey, Indianapolis native and NBA star George Hill is an IUPUI college graduate. The starting point...

White athlete with just one medal wins over Shani Davis to...

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Chicago’s Shani Davis, one of America’s most decorated gold medal-champion in the Winter Olympics, lost the opportunity to carry the...

Secretary Jesse White to be honoree at 2018 Chicago Football Classic

From one year to the next it becomes very evident the people behind the Chicago Football Classic (CFC) are very serious about three things—education,...

Phillips football coach named Gatorade Coaching Excellence Award Winner

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader Troy McAllister said he was stunned upon hearing the news he was about to receive a prestigious honor. On Tuesday,...

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...