A (Black) History-Filled Night on November 23, 2020 If the NFL officiating careers of Referee Jerome Boger, umpire Barry Anderson, side judge Anthony Jeffries, line judge Carl Johnson, down judge Julian Mapp, field judge Dale Shaw and back judge Greg Steed had ended the night of November 23,2020, it would nonetheless go without further comment that these seven black veterans in stripes who paraded single file out of their dressing room at Raymond Jones stadium in Tampa,
Even with a shortened academic year, Clark Atlanta University student-athletes continued to excel in the classroom as 91 Clark Atlanta University Panthers and Lady Panthers were named to the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference's 2019-20 Commissioner's All-Academic Team. The Commissioner's All-Academic Team honors SIAC student-athletes who maintained a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average throughout the academic year. "We are so proud of our 91
See a post of Shanta Crichlow entitled, "What Can I Do?" Shanta Crichlow is an alumna and former athlete of Georgia Tech and currently serves as the director of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) at Georgia
The Atlanta Falcons Begin Rebuilding with Six 2020 Draft Picks; Ten Draftees from Georgia Colleges and Universities are now NFL Rookies; Twenty-one Former Georgia High School Athletes are now NFL Rookies The Atlanta Falcons managed to draft six rookies, including native Atlantan and cornerback Aundell "A. J." Terrell Jr. from Clemson University and athletic standout from Westlake High School. Round Order NFL Team Player Position College
2020 Naismith Awards to be announced on CBS Sports Headquarters on April 1 - 3 17 Finalists for Most Prestigious Men’s and Women’s College Basketball Awards ATLANTA (March 31, 2020) – For the first time in the history of the Naismith Awards, which are administered by the Atlanta Tipoff Club, the Citizen Naismith Trophy Player of the Year winners, the Werner Ladder Naismith Coach of the Year honorees and Naismith Defensive Players of the Year will be announced live on CBS
The Atlanta Falcons are committed to the health and safety of our fans, players, coaches and staff especially during unsettling times. We are closely monitoring the status of COVID-19 and remain in contact with our local and national health organizations as well as our league partners. In the past we’ve always gathered our Falcons family together to celebrate the Draft, but in accordance with CDC guidelines, and in light of the league canceling fan activities related to
The Morehouse College Polo Club has received official notice from the United States Polo Association of their membership into the organization, making it the first Historically Black College & University (HBCU) to have a polo team.
Kobe Bean Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna Maria-Onore “Gigi” Bryant, died as his privately-owned helicopter crashed on Sunday morning, January 26, 2020, on their way to a teen basketball game as Bryant's Mamba Sports Academy in Thousand Oaks, California. 41-year-old Bryant, his daughter, the pilot and six family friends also aboard the helicopter all perished. Others that died in the crash included: Christina Mauser, an assistant girls basketball coach at a K-8